Weather and Meteorology

First snowfall in the forest. © Environment Canada. Photo: Peter Bonev


Different weather conditions

Canada's Top Ten Weather Stories

Children on a sled in winter

Spending time outdoors in the winter is good for you. Just be aware and prepared for Canada's winter weather.

Cumulonimbus clouds

Look up, way up and read the skies with the help of our guide to cloud identification.

Topics within Weather

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Sun, sun with clouds and rain, clouds with lightning


Map of Canada showing different temperature regions. Sun behind a cloud.

Canadian Ice Service

Canadian Ice Service

Air Quality Health Index

Clear mountain air

Be Weather Wise

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