The City of Quesnel is a beautiful, bustling city in the North Cariboo region of British Columbia. 10,000 people call Quesnel home, with an additional 13,000 living in the surrounding area.
Quesnel is well-connected by air, rail, and highway to the rest of the province and beyond. For more information about Quesnel, please visit our Economic Development website at www.quesnelinfo.com
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Average Annual Snowfall: 177 cm/year
Average Annual Rainfall: 386 mm/year
Frost Free Days: 179
Average Winter Temperature: - 5 C
Extreme Minimum Temperature: - 46.7 C
Average Summer Temperature: 16 C
Extreme Maximum Temperature: 40.6 C
Growing Season late May to September
Elevation 474 m (1,555 feet)
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