O'Leary, Prince Edward Island

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Town of O’Leary
Town
Official seal of Town of O’Leary
Seal
O'Leary, Prince Edward Island is located in Prince Edward Island
O'Leary, Prince Edward Island
Location of O'Leary in Prince Edward Island
Coordinates: 46°42′25″N 64°13′50″W / 46.70694°N 64.23056°W / 46.70694; -64.23056
Country Canada
Province Prince Edward Island
County Prince County
Parish Halifax
Government
 • Type Community Council
 • Chairperson Stanley MacDonald
 • Vice-Chair Blake Adams
 • Administrator Beverley Shaw
 • Councilors Carol Ferguson
Davis Gallant
Eric Gavin
Marvin MacDonald
Darren MacKinnon
Area
 • Total 4.1 km2 (1.57 sq mi)
Elevation 31 m (102 ft)
Population
 • Total 861
 • Density 547.2/km2 (1,417/sq mi)
Canadian Postal code C0B 1V0
Area code(s) 902
Telephone Exchange 859
NTS Map 021I09
GNBC Code BABYS
Website http://www.communityofoleary.com

O'Leary is a town in Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.[1]

The community's economy is tied to the potato farming industry and is home to the PEI Potato Museum.

O’Leary is part of the federal electoral riding of Egmont and the provincial electoral district #25, O'Leary - Inverness.

O’Leary is centrally located in West Prince, just a few kilometers from 3 provincial parks, a golf and crosscountry ski resort, and sandy beaches.

According to the 1996 Census, the population of O’Leary is 861 with a catchment area of approximately 15,000 people.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for O'Leary
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 13.5
(56.3)
13
(55)
16.5
(61.7)
21.5
(70.7)
32.2
(90)
33.5
(92.3)
32.8
(91)
32.5
(90.5)
32.5
(90.5)
24
(75)
20
(68)
13.9
(57)
33.5
(92.3)
Average high °C (°F) −4.4
(24.1)
−3.8
(25.2)
0.7
(33.3)
6.5
(43.7)
14.3
(57.7)
19.8
(67.6)
23.2
(73.8)
22.8
(73)
18
(64)
11.4
(52.5)
5.1
(41.2)
−1.2
(29.8)
9.4
(48.9)
Average low °C (°F) −12.7
(9.1)
−12.2
(10)
−7
(19)
−1.2
(29.8)
4.3
(39.7)
9.8
(49.6)
13.8
(56.8)
13.6
(56.5)
9.5
(49.1)
4.1
(39.4)
−0.9
(30.4)
−7.9
(17.8)
1.1
(34)
Record low °C (°F) −31
(−24)
−29.4
(−20.9)
−25.6
(−14.1)
−13.9
(7)
−6.1
(21)
−1.1
(30)
3.9
(39)
3.3
(37.9)
−1.1
(30)
−6.7
(19.9)
−15
(5)
−27.2
(−17)
−31
(−24)
Precipitation mm (inches) 97.1
(3.823)
78.3
(3.083)
89.4
(3.52)
85.2
(3.354)
95.6
(3.764)
82.6
(3.252)
100.1
(3.941)
84.9
(3.343)
99.7
(3.925)
107.9
(4.248)
110.2
(4.339)
109.7
(4.319)
1,140.7
(44.909)
Source: Environment Canada[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipal Affairs and Provincial Planning". Department of Finance, Energy and Municipal Affairs. Retrieved July 21, 2013. 
  2. ^ Environment Canada Canadian Climate Normals 1971–2000, accessed 15 July 2009

Coordinates: 46°42′25″N 64°13′50″W / 46.70694°N 64.23056°W / 46.70694; -64.23056