Snow Survey

2018 Data for Yellowknife Basin

Station Current End-of-Winter SWE Average End-of-Winter SWE # of years recorded Current Percent of Average
Allan Lake 60.50mm 87.27mm 30 69.33%
Bluefish Hydro 52.50mm 81.70mm 23 64.26%
Denis Lake 81.50mm 109.52mm 31 74.42%
Jolly Lake 112.50mm 144.50mm 6 77.85%
Little Latham Lake 71.00mm 98.63mm 31 71.99%
Nardin Lake 66.00mm 106.19mm 31 62.15%
Sharples Lake East 82.00mm 108.40mm 31 75.65%
Tibbitt Lake 53.00mm 85.46mm 36 62.02%

Sites in Yellowknife Basin and Historical Data Available

# of years recorded Average End-of-Winter SWE Elevation Latitude Longitude Graph
Allan Lake 30 87.27mm 297masl 62.95° -113.05° view
Bluefish Hydro 23 81.70mm 168masl 62.68° -114.25° view
Denis Lake 31 109.52mm 411masl 63.37° -112.62° view
Jolly Lake 6 144.50mm 64.12° -112.21° view
Little Latham Lake 31 98.63mm 305masl 63.20° -113.63° view
Nardin Lake 31 106.19mm 366masl 63.51° -113.85° view
Sharples Lake East 31 108.40mm 369masl 63.90° -112.82° view
Tibbitt Lake 36 85.46mm 244masl 62.50° -113.38° view