Sorry to dampen your mood: Vancouver forecast calling for rain all week

The Metro Vancouver weather forecast is calling for a wetter pattern after the region saw decidedly toasty temperatures during the start of the month.

Environment Canada is calling for increasing cloudiness during the day on Monday, May 13 with a high of 17 C. However, the forecast calls for rain to begin Tuesday morning and a high of 13 C. Following this, Wednesday’s forecast calls for a mix of sun and cloud during the day followed by a chance of showers in the evening.

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The forecast also calls for a chance of rain on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Daily temperatures are still expected to be above the average for May, which is around 16 C.

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Metro Vancouver Weather Forecast

On Thursday, May 9, 15 weather records were broken across the province and Squamish reached a sizzling high of 29.5 C. On May 10, a whopping 26 weather records were broken across B.C. and Pitt Meadows reached a toasty high of 29.3 C.

Environment Canada has also stated that the presence of a weak El Niño will affect temperatures heading into summer. As such, the department expects that the province will see above average temperatures this summer.

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