Canada, Our Changing Climate & ‘The Winter That Wasn’t’
Canada’s environmental agency recently released a weather bulletin reporting that:
The national average temperature for the winter of 2011/2012 was 3.6°C above normal (1961-1990 average), based on preliminary data, which makes this the third warmest winter on record since nationwide records began in 1948.
It also noted that Canada’s:
winter temperatures have been at or above normal since 1997.