I happened to notice a national weather broadcast on CBC the other day. Reading west to east, it went something like this.
St. John's 7
Whoa. Everyone has told me that June is not yet summer in Newfoundland, but looking at the difference was still starling. Here's the forecast in three Newfoundland towns we'll visit.
Lucky for us we don't like hot weather! A Campaigner friend who grew up in Grand Falls says they refer to a brief period in July as "summer week".
We leave Tuesday.
PS: US friends, I'm not bothering with conversions anymore. This is a good site if you need help.