Special Report

The 22 Coldest Towns in North America

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7. Arviat, Canada
> Avg. year-round temperature: 16.0°F
> Avg. temperature, April: 4.5°F
> Avg. temperature during coldest month: -18.6°F (February)
> Weather station elevation: 10m above sea level
> Population: 2,657

6. Kugluktuk, Canada
> Avg. year-round temperature: 14.9°F
> Avg. temperature, April: -0.1°F
> Avg. temperature during coldest month: -15.7°F (February)
> Weather station elevation: 23m above sea level
> Population: 1,491

5. Baker Lake, Canada
> Avg. year-round temperature: 13.0°F
> Avg. temperature, April: -0.7°F
> Avg. temperature during coldest month: -23.3°F (February)
> Weather station elevation: 51m above sea level
> Population: 2,069

4. Clyde River, Canada
> Avg. year-round temperature: 11.4°F
> Avg. temperature, April: -0.8°F
> Avg. temperature during coldest month: -19.1°F (February)
> Weather station elevation: 27m above sea level
> Population: 1,053

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3. Cambridge Bay, Canada
> Avg. year-round temperature: 8.8°F
> Avg. temperature, April: -6.1°F
> Avg. temperature during coldest month: -25.0°F (February)
> Weather station elevation: 31m above sea level
> Population: 1,766