canada

by john
(new york,NY,USA)

It can be cold...

It can be cold...

I have been to Canada many times. It is really cold in winter. Colds are very common there. That's why you have to dress really warm. In the summer it isn't really hot, you can say it is warm.


Barry's Response - I can concur with that. Thanks, John.

If global warming continues as some have predicted, more and more of people of the world will become interested in visiting our country in the summer. As most Canadian places currently stay in the 15 to 30°C range during this season, most will agree it is quite comfortable, compared to elsewhere. We're fine with that.

As for the rest of the year, be prepared. The majority of Canada has daily average temperatures of below freezing right from mid-November until at least early March. British Columbia has a number of exceptions, and the Arctic, north of 60° latitude, will see a much longer and more severe period of winter. Many places throughout Canada do not see the temperature ever (almost) exceeding 0°C for this entire period, and we're fine with that.

For a more complete description of the variations of climate we experience across this large piece of land, check the Canada's Climate webpage. It includes broad Köppen climate classifications for various Canadian regions.

Search this site for more information now.

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Cold, eh?.


ADD TO OTHER SOCIAL BOOKMARKS: add to Del.icio.usDel.icio.us add to DiggDiggadd to SpurlSpurl


Are you concerned about Air Pollution in your area?

Maybe modelling air pollution will get you the answers you need for this problem.

That's what I do full-time.  Try it.



Have your Say...

on the StuffintheAir         facebook page

See the newsletter chronicle. 




Catch me at Trafeze