Edmonton weather: Outstanding weather for getting your Fringe on

Mainly sunny. Wind becoming northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon. High 25.

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Hey, Fringe fans, are you excited for the kick-off to today’s festival? The hyper-local, hybrid event featuring live and digital performances begins today. We couldn’t ask for better weather to usher in this year’s Together We Fringe: A Fringe Theatre Event runs from Aug. 12 to 22.

Whether you are enjoying the festival from home via Fringe TV or attending one of the well-planned on-site performances the weather has decided to cooperate. We are expecting sunny skies and a daytime high of 25 degrees. The weekend is sizing up to be hot and sunny and just a great opportunity to get out and enjoy some entertaining live theatre performances, from where ever you feel comfortable.

Stay safe, stay cool and stay creative!

apelech@postmedia.com

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Today’s forecast

Today: Mainly sunny. Wind becoming northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon. High 25. UV index 8 or very high.

Tonight: Clear. Wind northwest 20 km/h becoming light this evening. Low 13.

Tomorrow: Sunny. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h near noon. High 31. Humidex 33. UV index 8 or very high.

Sunrise: 6:08 a.m. MDT

Sunset: 9:09 p.m. MDT

Normals

Average High: 23 °C
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Average Low: 11 °C

Yesterday

Max: 23.4 °C

Min: 15.4 °C

Total Precipitation: 0.0 mm

On This Day (1996-2019)

Highest temperature: 30.4°C in 2015

Lowest temperature: 7.1°C in 2000

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Fringe signs show the way to the Edmonton International Fringe Festival grounds as setup continues in Old Strathcona on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021. Together We Fringe runs in person and online from August 12 22, 2021. Photo by Ian Kucerak
Fringe signs show the way to the Edmonton International Fringe Festival grounds as setup continues in Old Strathcona on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021. Together We Fringe runs in person and online from August 12 22, 2021. Photo by Ian Kucerak Photo by Ian Kucerak /Postmedia
Tara Nickelychuk, manager of signage with the Edmonton International Fringe Festival, sets up box office signs as setup continues in Old Strathcona for the festival on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021. Together We Fringe runs in person and online from August 12 22, 2021. Photo by Ian Kucerak
Tara Nickelychuk, manager of signage with the Edmonton International Fringe Festival, sets up box office signs as setup continues in Old Strathcona for the festival on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021. Together We Fringe runs in person and online from August 12 22, 2021. Photo by Ian Kucerak Photo by Ian Kucerak /Postmedia
Production posters are seen on a wall on the Edmonton International Fringe Festival grounds as setup continues in Old Strathcona on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021. Together We Fringe runs in person and online from August 12 22, 2021. Photo by Ian Kucerak
Production posters are seen on a wall on the Edmonton International Fringe Festival grounds as setup continues in Old Strathcona on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021. Together We Fringe runs in person and online from August 12 22, 2021. Photo by Ian Kucerak Photo by Ian Kucerak /Postmedia
Tara Nickelychuk, manager of signage with the Edmonton International Fringe Festival, sets up box office signs as setup continues in Old Strathcona for the festival on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021. Together We Fringe runs in person and online from August 12 22, 2021. Photo by Ian Kucerak
Tara Nickelychuk, manager of signage with the Edmonton International Fringe Festival, sets up box office signs as setup continues in Old Strathcona for the festival on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021. Together We Fringe runs in person and online from August 12 22, 2021. Photo by Ian Kucerak Photo by Ian Kucerak /Postmedia

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