Sunday, January 16, 2011

Local Climate

The local climate is insane. The Canadian Rocky Mountains create for some often extreme weather patterns. Check this out; (Only a relevant link for today, really)

The town of Canmore, where I am, is sitting at 0°C. Meanwhile, the City of Calgary, only 80km away, is hanging out at a chilly -15°C.

I'm definitely not a "worldly" person by any means, so I'm wondering; do you know of any other area's that have this much of a climate contrast in such a short (or shorter) distance?


  1. man, thats pretty amazing. Do you live near a volcano?

  2. that's some crazy shit man. is there some sort of plate boundry nearby?