Ronald Quaroni

A dome of cold air from the Arctic is responsible for the current cold snap.
A dome of cold air from the Arctic is responsible for the current cold snap. File photo/ farmnewsNow Staff

Saskatchewan simultaneously the coldest and one of the warmest places in Canada

By Ronald Quaroni
December 31, 2018 - 1:13pm Updated: December 31, 2018 - 4:51pm

The province of Saskatchewan experienced wildly different temperatures Sunday, Dec. 30.

Key Lake was a bitter -46.4 degrees Celsius. The low temperature was brisk enough to make it the coldest place in Canada.
 
On the flip side, Maple Creek was the hottest place in Saskatchewan, at a pleasant 4.6 degrees Celsius......