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Best time to visit Jasper, AB, Canada

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The best time to visit Jasper is October

Based on a number of criteria such as the weather conditions, cost of flights and hotels, peak travel seasons and much more, October is the best time to go to Jasper.

In the summer months, temperatures tend to get to a maximum of around 19℃ (67℉). In the colder months such as December, temperatures usually get down to an average minimum of -17℃ (2℉).

If you’re keen to see the sights of Jasper during the day, the sun stays up the longest around July. You don’t want to get wet on your holiday, do you? Well if you’re trying to avoid the rain, then steer clear of Jasper in June. Head over there in December instead if you want to increase your chances of not being rained on.

Learn more about when to travel to Jasper, the monthly weather breakdown, FAQs and much more below. Once you’ve decided when you want to go, use our handy tools to find the best prices to suit your budget on flights, transport/transfers, places to stay, and loads more!

Warmest month

July

Least rainfall

December

Most daylight

July

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Jasper seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Jasper as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Jasper is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

Season Months
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Jasper

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Jasper for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Jasper climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Jasper for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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Jasper in January

  • Average temperature: -11℃ (13℉)
  • Average high temperature: -7℃ (20℉)
  • Average low temperature: -15℃ (6℉)
  • Average humidity: 92%
  • Average sunny days: 10 days
  • Average rainfall: 34mm (1") over 10 days
  • Average snow days: 21 days
10 days
of pure sunshine
10 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in January, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Jasper in February

  • Average temperature: -12℃ (11℉)
  • Average high temperature: -7℃ (19℉)
  • Average low temperature: -17℃ (2℉)
  • Average humidity: 92%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 30mm (1") over 9 days
  • Average snow days: 20 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
9 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in February, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Jasper in March

  • Average temperature: -7℃ (19℉)
  • Average high temperature: -3℃ (27℉)
  • Average low temperature: -12℃ (10℉)
  • Average humidity: 91%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 40mm (2") over 15 days
  • Average snow days: 23 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in March, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Jasper in April

  • Average temperature: -3℃ (28℉)
  • Average high temperature: 2℃ (35℉)
  • Average low temperature: -8℃ (18℉)
  • Average humidity: 87%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 49mm (2") over 18 days
  • Average snow days: 17 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
18 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in April, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Jasper in May

  • Average temperature: 5℃ (40℉)
  • Average high temperature: 9℃ (49℉)
  • Average low temperature: -1℃ (30℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 60mm (2") over 20 days
  • Average snow days: 4 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
20 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in May, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Jasper in June

  • Average temperature: 8℃ (47℉)
  • Average high temperature: 13℃ (55℉)
  • Average low temperature: 3℃ (38℉)
  • Average humidity: 70%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 69mm (3") over 21 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in June, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Jasper in July

  • Average temperature: 12℃ (53℉)
  • Average high temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average low temperature: 6℃ (43℉)
  • Average humidity: 65%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 62mm (2") over 19 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
19 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in July, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Jasper in August

  • Average temperature: 11℃ (52℉)
  • Average high temperature: 17℃ (62℉)
  • Average low temperature: 6℃ (43℉)
  • Average humidity: 65%
  • Average sunny days: 10 days
  • Average rainfall: 41mm (2") over 16 days
10 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in August, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Jasper in September

  • Average temperature: 6℃ (43℉)
  • Average high temperature: 11℃ (52℉)
  • Average low temperature: 2℃ (36℉)
  • Average humidity: 71%
  • Average sunny days: 12 days
  • Average rainfall: 42mm (2") over 16 days
  • Average snow days: 1 days
12 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in September, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.

Jasper in October

  • Average temperature: -1℃ (31℉)
  • Average high temperature: 3℃ (38℉)
  • Average low temperature: -4℃ (25℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 11 days
  • Average rainfall: 41mm (2") over 16 days
  • Average snow days: 11 days
11 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in October, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Jasper in November

  • Average temperature: -8℃ (18℉)
  • Average high temperature: -4℃ (25℉)
  • Average low temperature: -11℃ (12℉)
  • Average humidity: 89%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 43mm (2") over 12 days
  • Average snow days: 19 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in November, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Jasper in December

  • Average temperature: -12℃ (10℉)
  • Average high temperature: -8℃ (17℉)
  • Average low temperature: -16℃ (4℉)
  • Average humidity: 91%
  • Average sunny days: 11 days
  • Average rainfall: 27mm (1") over 10 days
  • Average snow days: 20 days
11 days
of pure sunshine
10 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Jasper in December, make sure you pack a thick snow/winter jacket, thermals and some extra layers as it's always very cold.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Jasper is usually July, where temperatures tend to rise to around 17℃ (63℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Jasper is generally around December. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in December first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Jasper is generally around June, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of June too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Jasper, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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