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Whitehorse Climate & Weather

Whitehorse Climate and Weather


Located in the Yukon Territory, Whitehorse has a dry subarctic climate with extreme variations between seasonal temperatures. Average daytime highs in summer are 70F (21C) and average lows of -7.6F (-22C) in winter. Average annual snowfall is 4.76ft (145 cm) while the annual rainfall is 6.4 inches (163 mm), making it Canada's driest city and has been named one of the cities with the most comfortable climate.


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