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Canada


Canada (fr) | Kanada (de) | Canadá (es) | Canada (it) | Canada (du) | Canadá (pt)



USEFUL INFORMATION


Dialling Codes
Telephone Dialling Code  

+1



Internet Suffix  

.ca



Electricity  

120 volts

60 hertz




A | B


Languages
Language(s)  

English, French



Currency  

NAME:


Canadian Dollar


SYM:


$


DIVISION:


100 cents




POLICE:


police (english) | police (french)

FIRE:


fire (english) | feu (french)

AMBULANCE:


ambulance (english) | ambulance (french)

HELP:

help (english) | aidez-moi (french)



Member/Associate of an Economic/Security Group

United Nations

Organisation des Nations unies (ONU) (fr) | Vereinte Nationen (VN) (de) | Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU) (es) | Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite (ONU) (it) | Verenigde Naties (VN) (du) | Organização das Nações Unidas (ONU) (pt)





GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE

Interactive Map
Capital

Ottawa

Ottawa (fr) | Ottawa (de) | Ottawa (es) | Ottawa (it) | Ottawa (du) | Ottawa (pt)

Region

North America

Continent

Americas

Hemisphere

Northern

Surrounding Ocean(s)

Pacific Ocean | Atlantic Ocean | Arctic Ocean

Area (sq km)

9,984,670


Weather -Ottawa

(Climate Location)

Temperature Scale
Weather - Months
Monthly Average Temperatures



M1 M2 M3 M4 M5 M6
HIGH -3.9°C | 25°F -1.9°C | 28.5°F 3.6°C | 38.5°F 12.9°C | 55.3°F 20.8°C | 69.5°F 25.3°C | 77.5°F
LOW -13.4°C | 7.9°F -12.5°C | 9.5°F -6.9°C | 19.6°F 0.4°C | 32.7°F 7.3°C | 45.2°F 12.6°C | 54.6°F

M7 M8 M9 M10 M11 M12
HIGH 28°C | 82.4°F 26.9°C | 80.4°F 23.1°C | 73.5°F 14.4°C | 58°F 7.1°C | 44.8°F -0.6°C | 30.9°F
LOW 15.2°C | 59.3°F 14.1°C | 57.4°F 10.2°C | 50.4°F 3.7°C | 38.6°F -2.5°C | 27.5°F -9.3°C | 15.2°F


To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages.The abbreviations (M1, M2,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)


Seasons
Spring
M03-M05

Summer
M6-M08

Autumn
M09-M11

Winter
M11-M02


To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages (see above).
The abbreviations (M01, M02,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)



TIMEZONE


Timezone
Timezone  

Multiple - UTC-5 (America/Montreal) \ UTC-6 (America/Winnipeg) \ UTC-7 (America/Edmonton) \ UTC-8 (America/Vancouver) \ UTC-4 (America/Halifax) \ UTC-3.30 (America/St_Johns)

Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

Yes


Daylight Savings Time

(Start-End -dd/mm/yyyy)

2020
FROM
08/03/2020
TO
01/11/2020

2021
FROM
14/03/2021
TO
07/11/2021



LGBTQ+ RELATED

Community


LGBTQ Population (2019) - Estimated   

c.987 thousand

LGBTQ+ Dollar (2018) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$25.9 billion

Lesbian (L):

lesbian (english) | lesbienne (french)

Gay (G):

gay (english) | gay (french)

Bisexual (B):

bisexual (english) | bisexuel (french)

Transgender (T):

transgender (english) | transgenres (french)

Questioning (Q):

questioning (english) | interrogation (french)



LGBTQ+ Equality Index

Equality Index - Very High
Very High

LGBTQ+ Illegal  

No

Anti-discrimination laws in place  

Yes (extensive)

Same-sex unions recognised  

Yes

Same-sex marriage allowed  

Yes



Sponsored Section

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TRAVEL RELATED

Airports
Total number of airports  

1337

Total number of heliports  

414

Total number of seaplane bases  

381


Driving - which side  

Right

Driving - Side
International driving licence required  

Required

Main International Airports

(with three-word locations)

AIRPORT NAME AIRPORT CODE CITY/LOCALITY WHAT3WORDS
Hamilton/John C. Munro International Airport YHM (iata) | CYHM (icao) Hamilton /// damage.tequila.dodges
Toronto/Buttonville Municipal Airport YKZ (iata) | CYKZ (icao) Toronto /// saloons.tones.buck
Montréal-Mirabel International Airport YMX (iata) | CYMX (icao) Montreal /// villagers.supplements.rally
Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport YOW (iata) | CYOW (icao) Ottawa /// thuds.about.trumped
Québec/Jean Lesage International Airport YQB (iata) | CYQB (icao) Quebec /// adopted.poker.checklists
Toronto City Centre Airport YTZ (iata) | CYTZ (icao) Toronto /// wipes.snail.divided
Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport YUL (iata) | CYUL (icao) Montreal /// also.stays.vitals
Vancouver International Airport YVR (iata) | CYVR (icao) Vancouver /// glider.dabbing.travels
Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport YWG (iata) | CYWG (icao) Winnipeg /// resides.drums.rapport
Toronto Pearson International Airport YYZ (iata) | CYYZ (icao) Toronto /// disclose.nowadays.applies




KEY INFORMATION



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Region

North America
Continent

Americas


Telephone Dialling Code  

+1
Language(s)  

English, French


Electricity  

120 volts | 60 hertz


Currency  

Canadian Dollar
Currency - smallest denomination  

100 cents


Timezone  

Multiple - UTC-5 (America/Montreal) \ UTC-6 (America/Winnipeg) \ UTC-7 (America/Edmonton) \ UTC-8 (America/Vancouver) \ UTC-4 (America/Halifax) \ UTC-3.30 (America/St_Johns)
Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

Yes


Total number of airports  

1337
Driving - which side  

Right



POLICE:

911

police (english) | police (french)



AMBULANCE:

911

ambulance (english) | ambulance (french)
FIRE:

911

fire (english) | feu (french)



HELP:

help (english) | aidez-moi (french)




Disclaimer: The information displayed within this page is for illustrative purposed only and does not constitute advice. It is essential that before travelling that you independently establish information relating specifically to your own requirements and circumstances. Though we endeavour to keep all information across the site updated we do not provide any guarantees to the accuracy and completeness of the information displayed

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