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Nova Scotia weather
Below are the temperatures expected today at popular destinations in Nova Scotia. Select a destination to compare today's forecast with average weather conditions.
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The weather guide for Nova Scotia (Halifax) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.
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When is the best time to go to Nova Scotia?
The best time to go to Nova Scotia (Halifax) is July and August based on the following average weather conditions.
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Tropical storm risk: Nova Scotia, Canada hurricane season
The Nova Scotia, Canada tropical storm risk chart above shows the hurricane season for Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. The chart was processed from data supplied by the US Meteorological Agency (NOAA). Find out more about our data sources.
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Which is the hottest month in Nova Scotia?
The hottest time of year in Halifax, Nova Scotia is normally July. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 72°F.
Which month has the most rain in Nova Scotia?
In terms of rainfall, December is usually the wettest month in Halifax, Nova Scotia with 6.3 inches on average. There are normally 15 days in December with some rain.
When is it sunniest in Nova Scotia?
The sunniest time of year in Halifax, Nova Scotia is normally August with bright sunshine on average for 49% of daylight hours; that's 7 hours of sunshine per day.
When is the sea warmest in Nova Scotia?
The sea is usually at its warmest in Halifax, Nova Scotia in August when the water temperature reaches 63°F.
What is the flight time to Nova Scotia from the UK?
The flight time to Nova Scotia from the UK is typically 7 hours.
What is the time difference between Nova Scotia and the UK?
The time difference between Nova Scotia and the UK is GMT-4 hours.
What is the main language spoken in Nova Scotia?
What is the currency in Nova Scotia?
The currency in Nova Scotia is the Canadian Dollar (CAD).
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Which plugs are used in Nova Scotia?
Nova Scotia uses electrical plug type A + B (120 Volts).
Which side of the road do they drive on in Nova Scotia?
They drive on the right side of the road in Nova Scotia.
Do you need a visa for Nova Scotia?
Compare Nova Scotia weather with the USA
Below the Nova Scotia weather chart shows average maximum daytime temperature for Nova Scotia, Canada (Halifax) and the USA (Washington).
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