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Average weather May in Vancouver (British Columbia), Canada

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Vancouver in May is 9.0°C (48.2°F). The amount of rain in May is normal with an average of 65mm (2.6in). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Vancouver. It has 222 hours of sun.

So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Vancouver should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Vancouver? Find out where to stay here.

For other monthly weather averages and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly averages

°F
Min Temperature 48.2°F
Max Temperature 62.6°F
Chance of Rain 43.3%
Precipitation 2.6in
Rainy Days 13
Humidity 63%
Sunshine Hours 222
Percentage Sunshine 47%

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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