Toronto, Niagara, Montreal, Ottawa and Quebec have a warm summer continental climate. Toronto has an average temperature of 8.3 °C and annual rainfall of 785 mm, while Niagara’s temperature is 8.65 °C and rainfall 887 mm, Montreal’s temperature is 6.4 °C and rainfall 975 mm, Ottawa’s temperature is 6.0 °C and rainfall 868 mm, and Quebec’s temperature is 4.8 °C and rainfall 1101 mm.
The seasons in Toronto, Niagara, Montreal, Ottawa and Quebecare as follow:
- Spring –March to May are months when the cities enjoy cool and mild weather which is good for walking around. This maple harvesting season also allows you the opportunity to be invited by Quebec’s maple sugar shacks to watch as the maple sap is boiled into syrup and other tasty treats.
- Summer –June to August is the peak tourist season for Toronto, Niagara, Montreal, Ottawa and Quebec.
- Autumn –September to November bring about the colors of autumn. When visiting Niagara, it is recommended to prepare clothing that can be layered because temperatures can be unpredictable.
- Winter –Toronto andNiagara are covered in snow from December to March, while Montreal, Ottawa and Quebecfrom November to March. During winter, Niagara Falls may freeze and the cold will be sharp due to the wind-chill. The cities also experience biting winds and snow. Sidewalks will be icy, so it is recommended to have proper footwear.