2 edition of Climatic extremes for Canada found in the catalog.
Climatic extremes for Canada
F. D. Manning
by Environment Canada, Atmospheric Environment Service in Downsview, Ont
Written in English
|Other titles||Extrêmes climatiques au Canada.|
|Statement||by F.D. Manning = Extrêmes climatiques au Canada / par F.D. Manning.|
|LC Classifications||QC985 .M26 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||28 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||28|
|LC Control Number||83182460|
Daily maximum and minimum temperatures and daily total precipitation amounts, which were used to calculate climatic extremes, were obtained from the U.S. Historical Climatology Network (USHCN) daily dataset (Easterling et al. ).Prior to publication of the USHCN daily dataset, extensive quality control (QC) checks were conducted by the National Cited by: Canada covers 9,, km 2 (3,, sq mi) and a panoply of various geoclimatic regions. There are 8 main regions. Canada also encompasses vast maritime terrain, with the world's longest coastline of , kilometres (, mi). The physical geography of Canada is widely varied. Boreal forests prevail throughout the country, ice is prominent in northerly Arctic Area: Ranked 2nd.
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Climatic extremes for Canada / by F.D. Manning = Extrêmes climatiques au Canada / par F.D. Manning. QC M36 Marine climatological atlas - Canadian west coast / . Keywords: Canada, climate, historic buildings Abstract: Describes climatic extremes in Canada. Problems in houses include excessive drying, excessive moisture, and excessive light levels.
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