Norris Arm

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Norris Arm
Town
Official seal of Norris Arm
Seal
Motto: "The Town With The Sensational Sunset"
Norris Arm is located in Newfoundland
Norris Arm
Norris Arm
Location of Norris Arm in Newfoundland
Coordinates: 49°05′N 55°16′W / 49.083°N 55.267°W / 49.083; -55.267Coordinates: 49°05′N 55°16′W / 49.083°N 55.267°W / 49.083; -55.267
Country  Canada
Province  Newfoundland and Labrador
Census division 6
Settled 1700's
Incorporated (town) 1971
Government
 • Type Norris Arm Town Council
 • Mayor Fred Budgell
 • MP Scott Simms (Liberal)
 • MHA Wade Verge (PC)
Area
 • Total 41.49 km2 (16.02 sq mi)
Elevation 22 m (72 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 912
 • Density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zone Newfoundland Time (UTC-3:30)
 • Summer (DST) Newfoundland Daylight (UTC-2:30)
Postal Code Span A0G
Area code(s) 709
Highways Route 1
Website Norris Arm official site

Norris Arm is a town in north-central Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. It is in Division No. 6, on the Bay of Exploits.

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2011[1] Statistics Canada Census:

  • Population: 912
  • % Change (2006–2011): approx. 0.1%
  • Dwellings: 545
  • Area (km²): 41.49
  • Density (persons per km²): 22.0

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Norris Arm
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 13.5
(56.3)
14
(57)
17
(63)
23.5
(74.3)
29
(84)
33
(91)
34
(93)
35
(95)
30
(86)
25.6
(78.1)
21.1
(70)
17.8
(64)
35
(95)
Average high °C (°F) −2
(28)
−2.2
(28)
1.7
(35.1)
6.4
(43.5)
13
(55)
18.8
(65.8)
23.4
(74.1)
22.1
(71.8)
17.1
(62.8)
11
(52)
5.9
(42.6)
0.5
(32.9)
9.7
(49.5)
Daily mean °C (°F) −6.8
(19.8)
−7.4
(18.7)
−3
(27)
2.2
(36)
7.8
(46)
13
(55)
17.7
(63.9)
16.7
(62.1)
12
(54)
6.7
(44.1)
2.2
(36)
−3.6
(25.5)
4.8
(40.6)
Average low °C (°F) −11.8
(10.8)
−12.8
(9)
−7.8
(18)
−2
(28)
2.5
(36.5)
7.1
(44.8)
11.9
(53.4)
11.3
(52.3)
6.9
(44.4)
2.4
(36.3)
−1.6
(29.1)
−7.9
(17.8)
−0.2
(31.6)
Record low °C (°F) −32.8
(−27)
−36.7
(−34.1)
−32
(−26)
−18.5
(−1.3)
−9.4
(15.1)
−3.5
(25.7)
0
(32)
−0.6
(30.9)
−3.3
(26.1)
−10
(14)
−20
(−4)
−33.3
(−27.9)
−36.7
(−34.1)
Precipitation mm (inches) 108
(4.25)
92.3
(3.634)
105.6
(4.157)
82.4
(3.244)
81.7
(3.217)
85.3
(3.358)
80.4
(3.165)
103.1
(4.059)
82.7
(3.256)
104.4
(4.11)
100.5
(3.957)
107.8
(4.244)
1,134.2
(44.654)
Source: 1961-1990 Environment Canada[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Norris Arm Census Profile". Statistics Canada. Retrieved 16 October 2012. 
  2. ^ Environment Canada1961–1990. Retrieved 15 October 2012.

External links[edit]