How much rain fell in Port aux Basque?

How much rain fell in Port aux Basque?

Environment Canada meteorologist Rodney Barney tweeted Tuesday that nearly 50 millimetres of rain had fallen overnight on the community of about 4,000 people.

What is Port aux Basques known for?

Port aux Basques was named for BASQUE whalers who skirted the southwestern tip of Newfoundland en route to Labrador in the 1500s….Channel-Port aux Basques.

Published Online September 12, 2012
Last Edited March 4, 2015

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How much does it rain in Newfoundland?

Precipitation averages about 1,120 mm yearly in Newfoundland. Approximately three-quarters of the total precipitation falls as rain and one-quarter as snow . Although precipitation is well distributed throughout the year, it is heaviest in fall, with November being the wettest month.

How long is the ferry from North Sydney to Port aux Basques?

six to eight hours
There is year-round service between North Sydney, Nova Scotia and Port aux Basques, in southwestern Newfoundland. Most days have two sailings – morning and evening – and the crossing takes six to eight hours, depending on weather.

Is Newfoundland the coldest in Canada?

The coldest place in Canada based on average yearly temperature is Eureka, Nunavut, where the temperature averages at −19.7 °C or −3 °F for the year. However, the coldest temperature ever recorded in Canada was −63.0 °C or −81 °F in Snag, Yukon.