Vancouver Temperatures: Averages by Month
The numbers here tell you how hot and cold the weather usually is in Vancouver, British Columbia during each month of the year.
The average high and low temperatures are listed below monthly and annually for the city, in both degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.
Maximums and minimums are only part of the temperature picture. To fill in the rest, there's information on how many days a month get above or below a given temperature.
To find out how often it rises over 10 or 20 °C each month in Vancouver, scroll down farther. There are also monthly and yearly counts of days with frost and cold weather.
All the numbers are long-term historical averages based on climate data gathered from 1981 to 2010.
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Days of Hot Weather in Vancouver
Vancouver's hottest days usually have temperatures in the high-twenties Celsius. Just once every three years on average does the thermometer nudge above 30 degrees Celsius (86 °F). Temperatures above 35 °C (95 °F) are not expected here.
When Vancouver Has Frosty Weather
Vancouver typically has 41 days a year when the minimum temperature is at 0 °C or below. The average date for the last frost in spring is March 18. Frost normally returns here on November 10. The frost-free period extends for 237 days on average between the final spring frost and the first fall frost.
How Often Vancouver Has Cold Temperatures
Vancouver's chilliest winter nights have lows between -10 and -20 °C. The city averages just two nights a year, from November to February, when the thermometer drops that low. Temperatures down to -20 °C (-22 °F) are not normal here.
Also from November to February, the city can remain below freezing all day long. It typically has just three or four days a year when the temperature never rises above 0 °C.
Environment Canada. Meteorological Service of Canada. Canadian Climate Normals. 1981-2010 Climate Normals & Averages.