CoCoRaHS Canada

"Volunteers working together to measure precipitation across the nation."

Click here to sign-up to become a weather observer with the CoCoRaHS Network

Are you enthusiastic about watching and reporting weather?

 Do you want to learn more about how weather impacts our lives and the environment?

 Then CoCoRaHS Canada is for YOU!


Snow Measuring Pilot 2014 visit

What is CoCoRaHS Canada?

NON-PROFIT, Grassroots, volunteer network of weather observers of all ages and background measuring and mapping precipitation (rain, and snow) in their communities.

• We use low-cost measurement tools and stress education and training to create a network that provides high quality data to a variety of users

• Our Web page provides the ability for our observers to see their observations mapped out in "real time", as well as providing a wealth of information for our data users.

What is Required?

• An enthusiasm for watching and reporting weather conditions

• A desire to learn more about how weather can effect and impact our lives.

• A CoCoRaHS-approved rain gauge

• Willingness to take measurements between 6 am and 10 am when available

Click here to sign-up to become a weather observer with the CoCoRaHS Network

Learn more about CoCoRaHS Canada

CoCoRaHS Canada Brochure 

Where Do I Purchase a CoCoRaHS Rain Gauge?

  • Use CoCoRaHS Canada Store - link on the Blue Left Column above to order
  • For questions relating to kits please contact your Local Provincial Coordinator Below or the National Volunteer Coordinator

Would your Organization or Local Community Group Like to support CoCoRaHS or Hear More About us?

  • We are always looking for Local Community Groups interested in supporting Local Volunteers to join CoCoRaHS
  • We are interested in Presenting to Your Local Community Group, to explain the benefits of CoCoRaHS at a Local, Provincial and Canada Wide level
  • Please email Angie, National Coordinator or your Local Provincial Coordinator with your Ideas or perhaps dollars that you would donate to assist or even purchase kits/ equipment such as Snow Measuring Sticks for use in your own area?

Spring Training Sessions 2015 - Open To All

Spring Training Sessions are being planned for Manitoba, Ontario & Saskatchewan, Last Two Weeks of MARCH/ early APRIL, so check back soon to find a training session near you OR
Ask Your Local Manitoba, Ontario or Saskatchewan, Provincial Coordinator via email!

ONTARIO - 1st Spring Training & Thank You Session is being hosted by Karla Jackson, Ontario Coordinator, call or email her for more information.
March 31st 3.30pm-5pm @ Weather INnovations Consulting LP Offices, 7159 Queen's Line, Chatham, Ontario, N7M 5T1, T: 519 352 5334 ext 228

Early April Ontario Session is currently being planned - update soon.

Contact Us 

Questions? Contact your provincial coordinator for more information

We Welcome anyone Canada Wide to Join Us!
Please contact Angie, National Volunteer Coordinator if you are in the Territories via email to

CoCoRaHS Canada (General info) & Shop CoCoRaHS
Provinces of British Columbia, Alberta, Quebec & Territories
Angie Knowles
National Canada Volunteer Coordinator
or (519) 352-5334(519) 352-5334 ext 222

Canada Administrator - for station names, locations, shipping & shop purchases etc
          Myles Weishar

Karla Jackson
Ontario Coordinator
(519) 352-5334 ext. 228

Tiffiny Taylor
Manitoba Coordinator
(204) 228-0842

Maritime Provinces
          New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador,
          Novia Scotia & Prince Edward Island
Paul Deschambault
Maritimes Coordinator
(902) 462-8428

AJ Thakker
Saskatchewan Coordinator
(306) 552 6976

Thank You to our Supporters



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Click here to view the article in Weatherwise magazine