Distance from Merritt, BC to Watson Lake, YK

Distance

1,919 km

Time

21 hours 28 mins

Gas Cost

$127 - $306

There are 1,214.07 km (754.39 miles) from Merritt to Watson Lake in northwest direction and 1,919.95 km (1,193 miles) by car, following the 97 route.

Merritt and Watson Lake are 21 hours 28 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop .

This is the fastest route from Merritt, BC to Watson Lake, YK. The halfway point is Charlie Lake, BC.

Merritt, BC and Watson Lake, YK are in the same time zone (PDT). Current time in both locations is 3:00 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.9 l/100 km will need 170.81 liters of gas to cover the route between Merritt, BC and Watson Lake, YK.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Merritt to Watson Lake is $226.66.

During the route, an average car will release 4,085.72 kilograms of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 4,085.72 kilograms of CO2 per kilometer.


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Halfway Point Between Merritt, BC and Watson Lake, YK

If you want to meet halfway between Merritt, BC and Watson Lake, YK or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 56.373386 and -121.085724, or 56º 22' 24.1896" N, 121º 5' 8.6064" W. This location is 596.27 miles away from Merritt, BC and Watson Lake, YK and it would take approximately 10 hours 44 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Charlie Lake, BC, situated 643 miles from Merritt, BC and 550 miles from Watson Lake, YK. It would take 11 hours 19 mins to go from Merritt to Charlie Lake and 10 hours 9 mins to go from Watson Lake to Charlie Lake.



Weather in Merritt and Watson Lake

Compare the weather today and the next four days in Merritt, BC and Watson Lake, YK:

Merritt

Possible light rain on Monday.

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0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 49% Rain probability
3 29 degrees 2 67 degrees 2 6 degrees 2 280 degrees 5 226 degrees

Watson Lake

Possible light rain on Sunday through next Thursday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain
55° 33° 52° 36° 58° 36° 62° 44° 48° -24°
0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 29% Rain probability 52% Rain probability 39% Rain probability
2 325 degrees 2 128 degrees 3 142 degrees 8 207 degrees 11 285 degrees

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Merritt, BC

Planning on renting a car to go from Merritt, BC to Watson Lake, YK? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Merritt, BC:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Merritt, BC and Watson Lake, YK in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 754.39 mi 1,214.07 km 655.55 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,193 mi 1,919.19 km 1,036.28 nautical mi

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