Is September a good time to visit Vancouver Island?

Is September a good time to visit Vancouver Island?

The best times to visit Victoria and Vancouver Island are March to May and September to November. The region sees some of the country’s mildest weather and the driest summers, so while you might experience a light drizzle here and there, plan on comfortable temperatures in the spring and fall.

What is the weather like on Vancouver Island in September?

September temperatures average highs of around 18 degrees C (or 64 F for our American friends), and the lows are around 10 C (or 50 F).

What is the rainiest month on Vancouver Island?

Fall is the rainiest month in Vancouver; the month of October averages 10 cm (4 in) of rain, while November and December each receive about 18 cm (7 in) of rain.

What part of Vancouver Island has the best weather?

The region has some of Canada’s mildest winters and driest summers, with Victoria on the southern tip of the island being the mildest region in all of Canada. In fact, there have been some years where temperatures did not drop below freezing in the province’s capital city.

What should I wear in Vancouver in September?

Pack warm, waterproof clothing, including sweaters and a jacket for the cooler evenings. Closed-toe shoes are good to have along, although sandals may be used during the day. Bring an umbrella for rainy days, and remain optimistic for those sunny days: Include a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen.

How many days does it rain in Vancouver in September?

14.2 days
In Vancouver, during September, the rain falls for 14.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 82mm (3.23″) of precipitation. In Vancouver, during the entire year, the rain falls for 192.4 days and collects up to 1325mm (52.17″) of precipitation.

What is the warmest month on Vancouver Island?


Quick Climate Info
Hottest Month August (59 °F avg)
Coldest Month December (41 °F avg)
Wettest Month November (12.67″ avg)
Windiest Month March (7 mph avg)

Where is the least rain on Vancouver Island?

Only in the extreme northern part of Vancouver Island near Port Hardy is the driest summer month’s rainfall as much as 20% of the wet winter months. The west coast regions of other continents at similar latitudes normally have even rainfall distribution throughout the year.

Where is the sunniest place on Vancouver Island?

Vancouver Island

% Sun Place Days
40 Courtenay – Comox 287
41 Nanaimo 295
33 Port Alberni 273
31 Port Hardy 283