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View Poll Results: Which climate do you like more?
Moscow 18 62.07%
Edmonton 11 37.93%
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Old 05-06-2012, 08:23 AM
 
Location: Brighton, England
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Lets compare North America's northermost city with metro population of over 1,000,000 with the largest city in Europe - Moscow.
Which climate do you like more, if weather was the only factor, would you live in Edmonton or Moscow?

Moscow climate - Moscow - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Edmonton climate - Edmonton - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Old 05-06-2012, 09:06 AM
 
Location: Vancouver, Canada
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Moscow - warmer summers; less severe winters. Still both D climates, as Dsb climates nearly always are for me.
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Old 05-06-2012, 09:30 AM
 
Location: Melbourne AUS
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both ****house.... maybe Moscow for the year round warmer temps
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Old 05-06-2012, 09:33 AM
 
Location: New Jersey
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Moscow for the lower sunshine hours.
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Old 05-06-2012, 10:11 AM
 
Location: New York City
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Neither is a good climate. I'd say Moscow since it's somewhat warmer.
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Old 05-06-2012, 10:22 AM
 
Location: Laurentia
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It's a tough choice, but I'd go with Edmonton. Despite the chinook winds and hence higher record highs in winter, it averages colder and more variable than Moscow. It also has a lower record low. Summer nights in Edmonton are cooler than Moscow, as are the summer record highs. It has less moisture in winter than Moscow does, and I guess it has less snow than Moscow. Edmonton is also sunnier. But in the end Edmonton wins out, despite some advantages that Moscow offers.
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Old 05-06-2012, 11:11 AM
 
Location: Vancouver, BC
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Moscow - warmer winters
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Old 05-06-2012, 03:09 PM
 
Location: London, UK
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both ****house.... maybe Moscow for the year round warmer temps
Ditto
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Old 05-06-2012, 03:10 PM
 
Location: France
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Moscow, as it has superior summers and less severe winters. It's also less dry and has more spread out precipitation.
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Old 05-06-2012, 06:57 PM
 
Location: Wellington and North of South
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Definitely Edmonton.
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