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  • Federal

    Environment Canada Davis Strait Baffin Bay (DSBB) Wind and Wave Reanalysis

    This dataset contains 21 statistics (including extreme indices) of wind and waves calculated from hourly reanalysis data of historical surface winds and ocean surface waves for the Davis Strait Baffin Bay waters for the period 1979-2015 (each statistic has an annual and 12 monthly values). These...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
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    • DOCX
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  • Federal

    Depth, duration, and frequency of point rainfall - ratios of 6-hour, 48-hour,...

    The plate contains four maps. The first map shows the location of recording rain gauges used in the map and their number of years of record. The three other maps show the ratio 6-hour/24-hour rainfall extremes, the ratio 48-hour/24-hour rainfall extremes and the ratio 72-hour/24-hour rainfall...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
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  • Federal

    Hydrographic Charts

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a plate that shows the coverage of hydrographic charts produced by the Surveys and Mapping Branch of the Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, circa 1958. It also shows portions of three published sheets which illustrate the...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
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  • Federal

    Meteorological Service of Canada (MSC) 50 North Atlantic Wave Hindcast

    This dataset contains 21 statistics of wind and waves calculated from hourly reanalysis data of historical surface winds and ocean surface waves for the Canadian East Coast for the period 1954-2015 (each statistic has an annual, 4 seasonal, and 12 monthly values). These data can be used for...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • HTML
    • PDF
    • DOCX
    • ZIP
  • Federal

    Meteorological Service of Canada (MSC) Beaufort Wind and Wave Reanalysis

    This dataset contains 21 statistics of wind and waves calculated from hourly reanalysis data of historical surface winds and ocean surface waves for the Canadian Beaufort Sea for the period 1970-2015 (each statistic has an annual and 12 monthly values). These data can be used for characterization...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ZIP
    • DOCX
    • PDF
    • HTML
  • Federal

    River systems of Canada

    The map shows the location of rivers, glaciers and the six physiographic regions of Canada. Rivers serve as the natural drainage channels for surface waters. The network formed by river systems receives water from two main sources: runoff and base flow. Runoff is that part of precipitation which...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
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  • Federal

    1Freeze-up and break-up of rivers and lakes

    The plate contains four maps showing the mean river freeze-over date, the mean lake freeze-over date, the mean river ice-free date and the mean lake ice free date. The four maps depict, in a general way, the average dates on which freshwater bodies in Canada become completely ice-covered in the...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    Suspended sediment concentration

    The map shows the concentration (annual load) of suspended sediments into rivers (in milligrams per litre). The load of sediment is lower in the Canadian Shield area and on the Arctic Islands. The greatest loads appear in the Prairie Provinces and in the Cordillera. The map also shows histograms...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
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  • Federal

    Mean July daily temperature

    The map shows the mean daily temperatures based on the 30-year period 1941-1970 for the warmest month in Canada. Although, the most direct and the most intense incoming solar radiation occurs in June, there is a lag in the warming of the Earth’s surface. As a result the warmest month in Canada is...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
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  • Federal

    Air temperature measurement network

    The map shows the location of the air temperature measurement stations. Fragmentary meteorological reports were prepared and published by European explorers in the North American Arctic during the late 16th and 17th centuries. Many employees of the Hudson's Bay Company kept careful observations...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
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