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Elevation: 151 feet     Latitude: 45 54N     Longitude: 060 00W
K�ppen Classification: Warm Summer Continental Climate



This climate climate zone covers from about 44�N to 50�N latitude mostly east of the 100th meridian in North America. However, it can be found as far north as 54�N, and further west in the Canadian Prairie Provinces and below 40�N in the high Appalachians. In Europe this subtype reaches its most northerly latitude at nearly 61� N. Areas featuring this subtype of the continental climate have an average temperature in the warmest month below 22�C (22�F). Summer high temperatures in this zone typically average between 21-28�C (70-82�F) during the daytime and the average temperatures in the coldest month are generally far below the -3 �C (27�F) mark.

The K�ppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Dfb". (Warm Summer Continental Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Louisbourg is 42.2°F (5.7°C). The warmest month, on average, is August with an average temperature of 63.7°F (17.6°C). The coolest month on average is February, with an average temperature of 22.6°F (-5.2°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Louisbourg is 89.6°F (32°C), which was recorded in August. The lowest recorded temperature in Louisbourg is -14.8°F (-26°C), which was recorded in January.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Louisbourg is 64.8" (1645.9 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is November with 6.6" (167.6 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is August with an average of 4.2" (106.7 mm). There are an average of 182.1 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in November with 18.1 days and the least precipitation occurring in February with 12.5 days.

In terms of liquid precipitation, there are an average of 157.3 days of rain, with the most rain occurring in November with 17.5 days of rain, and the least rain occurring in February with 7.2 days of rain.

In Louisbourg, there's an average of 89.7" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is January, with 23.0" of snow (58.4 cm).

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