A look at NHL final rival cities Edmonton and Sunrise, Fla.

The Edmonton Oilers are set to face the Florida Panthers in the Stanley Cup Final beginning Saturday.

The Panthers host the first two games in the best-of-seven series in Sunrise, Fla.

Here's a quick breakdown of how the two hockey cities compare:


Sunrise: 92,000

Edmonton: 1.1 million



Sunrise: 41 square kilometres

Edmonton: 784 square kilometres


Average June temperature

Sunrise: 31 C

Edmonton: 19 C


Stanley Cups

Sunrise: 0

Edmonton: 5



Sunrise: 2,900 kilometres from equator

Edmonton: 1,448 kilometres from Arctic Circle


Average house price

Sunrise: C$412,00

Edmonton: C$388,500



Sunrise: tropical monsoon

Edmonton: humid continental


Nearby natural wonders

Sunrise: Florida Everglades

Edmonton: Rocky Mountains


Time zones

Sunrise: eastern daylight time

Edmonton: mountain daylight time


This report by The Canadian Press was first published June 7, 2024.

The Canadian Press