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What to wear in Vancouver?

What to wear in Vancouver? This page provides information on appropriate clothes when you travel to Vancouver.

The oceanic, calm, and humid climate of Vancouver, the capital of British Columbia, is characterized by cool, cloudy summers and moderately wet winters. Typically, Vancouver is the only large city in Canada that does not experience a freezing winter and the only region with an average temperature above 0 degrees.

We will provide you the information on appropriate clothes for the next 5 days and appropriate clothes for each season (and each month) in this city.

  1. 5 Day Clothes Forecast
  2. Clothes for Each Season

5 Day Clothes Forecast

5 day clothes forecast and weather forecast for Vancouver are as follows. These are updated daily.

Vancouver - Dec 02(Friday)

During the day

A down jacket, gloves, warm hat and scarf. It is cold, so keep warm enough.

At night

Same as daytime.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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overcast clouds

Afternoon :

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overcast clouds

Night :

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light snow

Vancouver - Dec 03(Saturday)

During the day

A down jacket, gloves or mittens, warm hat and scarf. It is cold, so keep warm enough.

At night

Clothes are the same as daytime.
But colder than daytime, you should not go out for a long time.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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broken clouds

Afternoon :

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few clouds

Night :

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clear sky

Vancouver - Dec 04(Sunday)

During the day

A down jacket, gloves or mittens, warm hat and scarf. It is cold, so keep warm enough.

At night

Clothes are the same as daytime.
But colder than daytime, you should not go out for a long time.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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clear sky

Afternoon :

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clear sky

Night :

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clear sky

Vancouver - Dec 05(Monday)

During the day

A down jacket, gloves or mittens, warm hat and scarf. It is cold, so keep warm enough.

At night

Clothes are the same as daytime.
But colder than daytime, you should not go out for a long time.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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few clouds

Afternoon :

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clear sky

Night :

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clear sky

Vancouver - Dec 06(Tuesday)

During the day

A down jacket, gloves or mittens, warm hat and scarf. It is cold, so keep warm enough.

At night

Clothes are the same as daytime.
But colder than daytime, you should not go out for a long time.


Weather Forecast

Morning :

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light snow

Afternoon :

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overcast clouds

Night :

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light snow

5 Day Clothes Forecast describes the appropriate clothes according to the weather forecast temperature.

Clothes for Each Season

This section provides information on appropriate clothes for each season, appropriate clothes for each month (Monthly Clothes Forecast) and more useful information. Monthly Clothes Forecast describes the appropriate clothes according to average high/low temperature for each month.

Appropriate Clothes for Each Season

Weather and climate

When it comes to the spring season, the earliest days of the month are cool and rainy, but it progressively grows milder, though a little bit of cold at night is possible in May. The summer months of June through August are chilly but sunny, with maximum temperatures averaging around 20°C and 23°C. However, the Pacific high-pressure network extends periods of fine weather beyond what is typical for the rest of Canada.

Summer

The best season to visit Vancouver is in the summer since there is less possibility of experiencing more rain and extreme sunshine through the cloudy clouds. This season represents the best time to pack light and airy attires. At this time of year, dresses, skirts, lightweight tops, and shorts are ideal items to wear in Vancouver. You'll need to dress in layers all day long because Vancouver's highs are often in the 70s if there are any clouds in the sky. Additionally, you will require accessories such as sunglasses, sunscreen, and hats to block the sunlight rays from harming your skin or making you feel uncomfortable.

Autumn

Vancouver is generally casual so you can bring your most fashionable clothing items. During this season, you should pack some jeans and pants throughout the day in Vancouver and save a dress or romper for the evenings when you want to seem more put-together. The slim-fit jeans could be your favorite pair.

Winter

During winter, bringing a heavy puffer coat to Vancouver is advisable to keep you warm. The wool or textile leggings may be glammed up for a fancy meal out at night and can be layered for daytime city exploration. If you intend to explore outside, remember to bring a cozy pair of lace-up winter boots to keep your feet safe and warm.

Additionally, if you're planning to go on a snowboarding expedition, wear layers and make sure your apparel can tolerate cool, wet weather. You should also layer tops to provide maximum warmth to prevent contracting respiratory ailments. Remember to carry an umbrella because it may occasionally rain, especially if you are planning to visit unique sceneries at night.

Spring

The clothing items you should pack for a vacation to Vancouver throughout the springtime are; a padded jacket, a suede bag, shearling sneakers, and a cashmere hoodie. Additionally, it would be best to pack lace-up boots, white jeans, a striped sweater, faux leather leggings, and a stylish scarf. The clothes you wear should not be heavy, generate excess heat, and make you uncomfortable. Khaki shorts are also the perfect choice of clothing to pack for relaxing weekends, yard work, and family outings in the spring. If you are a fashion enthusiast, the outfit may be dressed in slip-on loafers and a pattern button-down shirt or kept informal with only a T-shirt and canvas shoes.

Monthly Clothes Forecast

The following are the recommended clothes for daytime and nighttime based on the average high/low temperatures for each month.

Monthly Clothes Forecast in Vancouver

monthClothes Forecast
JanDaytime:
A coat, gloves and a warm hat.
Nighttime:
A down jacket, gloves, warm hat and so on.
FebDaytime:
A coat, gloves and a warm hat.
Nighttime:
A down jacket, gloves, warm hat and so on.
MarDaytime:
A jacket or coat. Gloves and warm hat may be necessary.
Nighttime:
A coat or down jacket, gloves, a warm hat and so on.
AprDaytime:
A light jacket, sweater, or light winter clothes (jacket or coat).
Nighttime:
A coat, gloves and a warm hat.
MayDaytime:
A long-sleeved shirt, and a light jacket or sweater.
Nighttime:
A jacket or coat. Gloves and warm hat may be necessary.
JunDaytime:
A long-sleeved shirt, light jacket or sweater, but sometimes a short-sleeved shirt is good.
Nighttime:
A light jacket, sweater, or light winter clothes (jacket or coat).
JulDaytime:
A short-sleeved shirt, sometimes a long-sleeved shirt.
Nighttime:
A long-sleeved shirt, and a light jacket or sweater.
AugDaytime:
A short-sleeved shirt, sometimes a long-sleeved shirt.
Nighttime:
A light jacket, sweater, or light winter clothes (jacket or coat).
SepDaytime:
A long-sleeved shirt, light jacket or sweater, but sometimes a short-sleeved shirt is good.
Nighttime:
A jacket or coat, you will need light winter clothes.
OctDaytime:
A light jacket, sweater, or light winter clothes (jacket or coat).
Nighttime:
A jacket or coat. Gloves and warm hat may be necessary.
NovDaytime:
A jacket or coat. Gloves and warm hat may be necessary.
Nighttime:
A coat or down jacket, gloves, a warm hat and so on.
DecDaytime:
A coat, gloves and a warm hat.
Nighttime:
A down jacket, gloves, warm hat and so on.

Monthly average temperature

Low : Average low temperature, High : Average high temperature

Summing It Up

One of Canada's most plural cities is Vancouver, where 54.5 percent of citizens identify as native Canadians, and 49.3 percent of residents do not use English as a first language. Also, Vancouver plans to become the world's greenest city by encouraging forestry and investing in the blue economy. Vancouver has various tourist attractions, such as museums, regional parks, and mountains.

Planning a vacation to Vancouver is ideal for packing the right clothes for each season. The kind of outfit selection will either make the experience more exciting or uncomfortable. Therefore, choosing the correct clothing is essential to guarantee that your health is safe from the weather conditions experienced in each season. Additionally, it is also crucial to carry safety equipment like sunglasses and sunscreen to prevent eye and skin damage from too much UV from the sun.

If you have exciting vacation plans to Vancouver, the clothes you carry could make the journey enjoyable or miserable. If you need to become more familiar with these temperatures, you must be more cautious when packing the clothes because some seasons may be too extreme for you to adapt to. The fundamental rule is to wear what the locals do in winter if you don't want to look like a tourist and to avoid freezing to death. With that in mind, above are the absolute clothing apparels to bring to Vancouver for each season.


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