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Last of the Serious Heat on Tuesday Set More Records

Chilliwack – (Roger Pannett, Environment Canada)- It was likely last day of present heat wave to report records. Chilliwack: Monday night/Tuesday morning, the all time record high minimum was at 24.8 C ( +14.4 C ) . Previous high min…



An Average May for Chilliwack – Weather Wise

Chilliwack (Roger Pannett Environment Canada) – To mid-month typical May weather conditions prevailed as a series of weak Pacific frontal systems moved through the Province. On May 17th, the passage of an active cold front, with an associated upper level…


March Weather In Review – Average with No Records

Chilliwack (Roger Pannett Environment Canada) – As weather folklore and rhyme states, ‘March came in like a lamb and (near months end) out like a lion.’ However, unlike March of previous years, the weather was generally benign. A series of…




January 2021 Weather Recap – Mild, Wet and Kind of Boring

Chilliwack (Roger Pannett – Environment Canada) – January 2021 Weather Data recorded by Roger Pannett, Volunteer Weather Observer for Environment Canada at Chilliwack, B.C. VariableJanuary 202130 Year AverageMean Maximum7.57 C4.4 CMean Minimum2.59 C-1.5 CMean Temperature5.08 C1.5 CRainfall216.6 mm210.9 mmSnowfall2.0 cm52.8…


Wednesday Morning’s Windstorm Created Record Warm Temperature

Chilliwack (with files from Roger Pannett/Environment Canada)- This time last year, we were shoveling through some snow. After Wednesday’s windstorm, we set a record warm temperature record. Roger Pannett with Environment Canada noted: During the strong gusty winds on Tuesday…


Chilliwack 2020 Weather in Review – A Little Less Rain

Chilliwack (Roger Pannett/Environment Canada) – With mean temperatures for 2020 at 1.32 °C above normal, it was the 8th consecutive year with mean temperature in excess of the + 0.6°C standard deviation, continuing the warming trend which started in 1986….