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Typically, summer lasts from late June until early September, and the humidity is seldom uncomfortably high.
Winter lasts from November to March, and varies greatly in length and severity.
Strathcona was North America's northernmost railway point, but travel to the Klondike was still very difficult for the "Klondikers," and a majority of them took a steamship north to the Yukon from Vancouver, British Columbia.
During the early 1900s, Edmonton's rapid growth led to speculation in real estate.
North as it is, it is south of the geographic centre of Alberta, which is located near the Hamlet of Fort Assiniboine.
The Canadian Rockies are located about 220 km (140 mi) to the southwest.
As a result, the mall was forced to undergo an evacuation as a precautionary measure.
Larger urban communities include Sherwood Park (an urban service area within Strathcona County), the cities of St.
It runs from the southwest to the northeast and is fed by numerous creeks throughout the city, such as Mill Creek, Whitemud Creek and Blackmud Creek; this creates numerous ravines, some of which are used for urban parkland.Spring and autumn are both short and highly variable.Edmonton's growing season is from May 9 to September 22; The summer of 2006 was a particularly warm one for Edmonton, as temperatures reached 29 °C (84 °F) or higher more than 20 times during the year, from as early as mid-May and again in early September.The new fort's name was suggested by John Peter Pruden after Edmonton, London, the hometown of both the HBC deputy governor Sir James Winter Lake, and Pruden.In 1876, Treaty 6, which includes what is now Edmonton, was signed between the Aboriginal peoples in Canada (or First Nations) and Queen Victoria as Queen of Canada, as part of the Numbered Treaties of Canada.