Sunshine in Alberta: Average Hours and Days a Year
The tables below list yearly averages for the number of sunny days and hours of sunshine at cities and towns in Alberta.
Each place has three measures of sunshine. The number for % Sun is the usual percentage of daylight hours with bright sunshine. Hours gives the total hours of bright sunshine that's normal during a year. Days statistics are for the typical number of days annually with any amount of measurable sunshine. All the data are averages for the years 1971 to 2000.
The entire province of Alberta averages 2204 hours and 312 days with bright sunshine a year.
Environment Canada. National Climate Data and Information Archive. Canadian Climate Normals or Averages 1971-2000.
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