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Graphs and Data

Postby Glacier » Wed Mar 05, 2014 2:53 pm

Here is a graph showing the extreme maximum amount of precipitation recorded each winter since records began in 1872/73. The wettest location varies as weather stations come and go.


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Top 10 wettest winters on record:
YEAR ---------- LOCATION ------------------ PRECIPITATION
1) 1924 ----- Henderson Lake ----------- 4644.3 mm (this means the winter of 1923/24)
2) 1999 ----- Henderson Lake Hatchery ------ 3981.7 mm
3) 1998 ----- Henderson Lake Hatchery ------ 3805 mm
4) 1934 ----- Henderson Lake ----------- 3616.2 mm
5) 1992 ----- Moresby Island Mitchell Inlet ---- 3430.2 mm
6) 1925 ----- Henderson Lake ----------- 3173.4 mm
7) 2003 ----- Henderson Lake Hatchery ------ 3032.5 mm
8) 1926 ----- Henderson Lake ----------- 2972.3 mm
9) 1931 ----- Henderson Lake ----------- 2934 mm
10) 1990 ----- Boat Bluff ----------- 2932.7 mm
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Re: Graphs and Data

Postby Glacier » Mon Apr 07, 2014 12:18 pm

It is interesting that the the 2000 decade was the hottest on record, but the previous 3 decades before that were the coolest on record.

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Re: Graphs and Data

Postby Glacier » Fri Apr 18, 2014 10:56 am

Here is a little graph that shows how the temperature varies as you go from west to east in North America.
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Re: Graphs and Data

Postby Glacier » Fri Aug 14, 2015 1:14 pm

Here's an interesting map.

Not making the cut are Lillooet (too wet in both winter and fall), Penticton (too wet in summer), Lytton (too wet in winter and fall), Peachland (too wet in winter), and Cache Creek (too wet in summer).

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Re: Graphs and Data

Postby Glacier » Fri Sep 04, 2015 9:28 pm

Provincially, 2015 was the 2nd hottest summer on record...

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Re: Graphs and Data

Postby Glacier » Fri Oct 30, 2015 10:46 am

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Re: Graphs and Data

Postby Glacier » Wed Feb 24, 2016 12:50 pm

0F = -18C

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Re: Graphs and Data

Postby Glacier » Wed Mar 09, 2016 11:46 am

The place with the warmest winter in Canada is always found in BC, but did you know that the warmest summer and fall are most often found Ontario?

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Re: Graphs and Data

Postby Glacier » Thu Apr 14, 2016 2:06 pm

Annual average snowfall in North America...

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Re: Graphs and Data

Postby Glacier » Mon Jul 04, 2016 11:42 am

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