Keg River, Alberta

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Keg River
Unincorporated community
Keg River is located in Alberta
Keg River
Keg River
Location of Keg River in Alberta
Coordinates: 57°47′18″N 117°51′30″W / 57.7882°N 117.8584°W / 57.7882; -117.8584Coordinates: 57°47′18″N 117°51′30″W / 57.7882°N 117.8584°W / 57.7882; -117.8584
Country Canada
Province Alberta
Census divisionNo. 17
Municipal districtCounty of Northern Lights
Government
 • TypeUnincorporated
 • Governing bodyCounty of Northern Lights Council
Elevation420 m (1,380 ft)
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)

Keg River is an unincorporated community in northern Alberta, Canada. It is located west of Highway 35 (also known as the Mackenzie Highway) approximately midway between Manning to the south and High Level to the north. It has an elevation of 420 metres (1,380 ft).

The community is located in census division No. 17 and in the federal riding of Peace River. It is administered by the County of Northern Lights.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Keg River
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 11
(52)
16
(61)
17
(63)
30
(86)
33
(91)
33.3
(91.9)
33
(91)
32.8
(91)
32.5
(90.5)
26.5
(79.7)
14
(57)
13
(55)
33.3
(91.9)
Average high °C (°F) −13.2
(8.2)
−7.2
(19)
0.9
(33.6)
10.1
(50.2)
16.7
(62.1)
21
(70)
22.4
(72.3)
20.8
(69.4)
15.8
(60.4)
7.3
(45.1)
−6.6
(20.1)
−10
(14)
6.5
(43.7)
Daily mean °C (°F) −19.4
(−2.9)
−14.3
(6.3)
−6.9
(19.6)
2.8
(37)
9.1
(48.4)
13.6
(56.5)
15.3
(59.5)
13.6
(56.5)
8.5
(47.3)
1.2
(34.2)
−12
(10)
−16.2
(2.8)
−0.4
(31.3)
Average low °C (°F) −25.5
(−13.9)
−21.5
(−6.7)
−14.6
(5.7)
−4.5
(23.9)
1.5
(34.7)
6.1
(43)
8.2
(46.8)
6.3
(43.3)
1.2
(34.2)
−4.9
(23.2)
−17.4
(0.7)
−22.3
(−8.1)
−7.3
(18.9)
Record low °C (°F) −50
(−58)
−47
(−53)
−38.5
(−37.3)
−31.9
(−25.4)
−11
(12)
−5
(23)
−2.4
(27.7)
−4.5
(23.9)
−17.2
(1)
−33.5
(−28.3)
−45
(−49)
−46
(−51)
−50
(−58)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 23.2
(0.91)
16.8
(0.66)
14.7
(0.58)
23.4
(0.92)
36.1
(1.42)
70.4
(2.77)
76.3
(3)
72.6
(2.86)
36
(1.4)
29.5
(1.16)
29.5
(1.16)
20.2
(0.8)
448.7
(17.67)
Source: Environment Canada[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alberta Private Sewage Systems 2009 Standard of Practice Handbook: Appendix A.3 Alberta Design Data (A.3.A. Alberta Climate Design Data by Town)" (PDF) (PDF). Safety Codes Council. January 2012. pp. 212–215 (PDF pages 226–229). Retrieved October 8, 2013.
  2. ^ Environment CanadaCanadian Climate Normals 1971–2000, accessed 5 November 2009