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A Whopping 26 Weather Records Were Broken Across BC On Friday

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It was very hot across the Metro Vancouver region last week, and in fact, 26 weather records across BC were broken on Friday.

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Lytton had the highest temperature, reaching a toasty 33.2°C. Its previous record of 26.1°C was set in 1968.

Over in Pitt Meadows, temperatures hit 29.3C, which was its hottest May 10th since 1931.

Records were also broken in the following cities:

  • Abbotsford
  • Agassiz
  • Bella Bella
  • Bella Coola
  • Burns Lake
  • Esquimalt
  • Gibsons
  • Gonzales Point
  • Hope
  • Lillooet
  • Malahat
  • Nanaimo
  • Pemberton
  • Sechelt
  • Smithers
  • Squamish
  • Stewart
  • Tatlayoko Lake
  • Terrace
  • Tofino
  • Vanderhoof
  • Victoria
  • Victoria Harbour
  • Whistler

Before these record-breaking temperatures on Friday, 15 weather records across BC were broken a day before on Thursday (May 9th).


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