Weather Conditions and Reports

Manitoba's ag weather program measures and records data year round from over 100 weather stations across agro-Manitoba. The stations monitor air temperature, relative humidity, barometric pressure, precipitation, wind speed and direction, solar radiation, soil temperature, and soil moisture. The latest weather conditions from each station are made available every 15 minutes throughout the growing season and every hour during the winter months. 

Special Maps

Agro-Manitoba Weather Extremes

Weekly Crop Weather Report and Maps

The latest weather report and maps are made available every Monday year round. Subscribe to receive a weekly distribution of seasonal reports and maps by email.

 Higher resolution maps are available on request.

  • Seven-Day Accumulated Precipitation Map (PDF 492 KB)  (November 29 - December 05, 2021)  map shows that precipitation across agro-Manitoba ranged from 0 mm to 12 mm in the past seven days at reporting weather stations in the Agricultural region.  Melita (12 mm) and The Pas (9 mm) reported the most precipitation in the agricultural region, while all other the reporting weather stations reported between 0 and 7 mm. Please note that snowfall is reported as snow water equivalent (SWE) in mm.
  • Total Accumulated Precipitation (PDF 492 KB) (November 01 – December 05, 2021) shows the total precipitation amount since November 1st, including snowfall which is reported as snow water equivalent (SWE) in mm.  Sprague Lake (51 mm) has reported the highest total accumulated precipitation since November 1st, followed by Elma (45 mm) and Petersfield (43 mm).  Oakburn, Souris and Birtle (9 mm) have reported the lowest total accumulated precipitation since November 1st.
  • Percent of Normal Accumulated Precipitation (PDF 498 KB) (November 01 - December 05, 2021)  is based on the historical record over a 30-year period, and includes snowfall which is reported as snow water equivalent (SWE) in mm.  Petersfield (196%), St. Pierre (163%) and Pipe Lake (154%) have reported the highest percent of normal precipitation since November 1st, while San Clara (37%) and Minto (37%) have reported the lowest percent of normal precipitation since November 1st.
  • Mean Temperature Difference (PDF 485 KB) (November 01 - December 05, 2021) is based on the historical record over a 30-year period, and includes snowfall which is reported as snow water equivalent (SWE) in mm.  Petersfield (196%), St. Pierre (163%) and Pipe Lake (154%) have reported the highest percent of normal precipitation since November 1st, while San Clara (37%) and Minto (37%) have reported the lowest percent of normal precipitation since November 1st. 
The information on the maps provides regional representation. Field-specific conditions may be different from the information provided on the maps.

 

Other links of interest to access current weather conditions recorded at each station:
 
 

Seasonal Maps

First Fall Frost

Monthly Precipitation 2021

         

Seasonal Reports

Visit the Seasonal Reports page for information on progress in seeding and crop establishment, crop development, pest activity including weeds, insects and disease, harvest progress, crop yields and grades, fall field work progress, and status of winter cereal crop seeding and establishment. Information on haying progress and estimated yields, as well as pasture conditions is included.