Summer in November: Record warm weather for Vancouver

Nov 10 2016, 2:55 am

While most of us in the Lower Mainland are used to bundling up in November, Tuesday’s weather was surprisingly balmy and warm and almost felt like the remnants of a summer’s day. It was so nice, that a giant rainbow even made an appearance across the city.

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According to the Environment Canada’s weather summaries, Tuesday’s warm temperatures set 24 new records across BC.

Vancouver reached 19.4°breaking the November 8, 1991 record of  14.8°C and November 4, 1980 record of 18.4°C.

Other record-breaking cities across the province included:

  • Abbotsford: 22.4 °C (old record 15.6 °C in 1952)
  • Victoria: 19 °C  (old record 15.1 °C in 1996)
  • White Rock: 20.5 °C (old record 17.8 °C in 1930)
  • Osoyoos: 17.5 °C (old record 14.6 °C in 1995)
  • Penticton: 17.2 °C (old record 14.4 °C in 1930)
  • Kamloops: 21.5 °C (old record 15.5 °C in 1958) 

Unfortunately, the sunny, warm November weather won’t last long.

Environment Canada predicts rain for the remainder of the week in Vancouver (but what else is new).

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