Nova Scotia Facts

Nova Scotia Weather in a Nutshell

While each region of Nova Scotia has it's own temperature ranges, this is the average shown by the Provinces areas combined. Like the rest of Canada, the northern regions will fare cooler and southern regions warmer.  

Spring from 1 °C (34 °F) to 17 °C (63 °F)
Summer from 14 °C (57 °F) to 28 °C (82 °F)
Autumn about 5 °C (41 °F) to 20 °C (68 °F)
Winter about −9 °C (16 °F) to 0 °C (32 °F)

Property Taxes that let you breath

Nova Scotia far more reasonable and are also are applied to housing that costs far lower to begin with. The resulting tax rates let you plan $50 or $100 per month on property taxes rather than $500 or $1000 per month. 

Average tax rate in Nova Scotia: 1.2%
Average tax rate in Victoria: 6.8%

Travel by Air to Europe and Tropics, Coast vs Coast

Like to travel? You can travel twice as much based on air fares alone. But after saving a bundle on your mortgage and property taxes, consider how often Euro and Tropical destinations are within reach in any given year. 

Airfares Halifax to Havana: $525.00
Airfares Victoria  to Havana: $1223.00

Airfares Halifax to London: $720.00
Airfares Victoria  to Rome: $1179.00

Airfares Halifax to Munich: $695.00
Airfares Victoria to Munich: $1,225.00