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North as it is, it is south of the geographic centre of Alberta, which is located near the Hamlet of Fort Assiniboine.
The Canadian Rockies are located about 220 km (140 mi) to the southwest.
World War II saw Edmonton become a major base for the construction of the Alaska Highway and the Northwest Staging Route.
It empties via the Saskatchewan River, Lake Winnipeg, and the Nelson River into Hudson Bay.
It runs from the southwest to the northeast and is fed by numerous creeks throughout the city, such as Mill Creek, Whitemud Creek and Blackmud Creek; this creates numerous ravines, some of which are used for urban parkland.
Typically, summer lasts from late June until early September, and the humidity is seldom uncomfortably high.
Winter lasts from November to March, and varies greatly in length and severity.