Moncton is the largest city in the Canadian province of New Brunswick. Situated in the Petitcodiac River Valley, Moncton lies at the geographic centre of the Maritime Provinces. The city has earned the nickname “Hub City” due to its central inland location in the region and its history as a railway and land transportation hub for the Maritimes.
The climate in Moncton features hot humid summers with daytime highs reaching more than 30 °C (86 °F). Autumn temperature remain mild until late October. The winter days are typically cold with a fair amount of sunshine and the first snowfall doesn’t usually occur pror to late November. Temperatures begin to warm after the end of February with trees typically in full leaf by the end of May.
Some popular New Brunswick attractions:
Two major national parks within a one hour drive of the city