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Generally moderate, our climate varies from mild to hot in the summer and in winter from moderate to very cold.  Average summer rain fall is 85 mm (3.3”) per month.  Average summer temperature is 23 degrees Centigrade (73 degrees Fahrenheit).  Average winter temperature is -5 degrees Centigrade (23 degrees Fahrenheit).


Visitors from outside Canada can exchange their currency for Canadian currency at banks or any other large financial institution where the best rate of exchange can be obtained.  In Doaktown, please visit Scotia Bank located at 298 Main Street, Doaktown, NB E9C 1E2 (TEL:  506-365-7316).


The Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) of 15 percent applies to most goods and services.


Doaktown is located in the Atlantic Standard Time Zone which is one hour later than Eastern Standard Time.  We also participate in Daylight Saving Time which means that on the second Sunday of March every year, our clocks go ahead an hour and stay that way until the first Sunday in November when they are turned back an hour.