Vancouver May weather perfect for BMO Vancouver Marathon

Vancouver May Weather perfect for running the BMO Vancouver Marathon and Half Marathon

History shows May is an optimal time for outdoor running in Vancouver, BC.

Despite the rain that has been plaguing the city as of late, history shows the first weekend of May often holds optimal conditions for outdoor running in Vancouver, Canada. With an average high of 15°C and clear skies, the BMO Vancouver Marathon takes place during a perfect time of the year!

Race weekend is generally forecasted to be sunny with a low of 10°C and high of 18°C .

The fast Half Marathon starts early at 7:00am, followed by the Marathon and Relay at 8:30am.

Early mornings promise milder temperatures before the city begins to warm up mid-day.

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