The best times to visit Maple Ridge for ideal weather are

May 28th to September 30th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Maple Ridge Travel Info

Weather in Maple Ridge

Temperature

Average temperatures in Maple Ridge vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 30th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Maple Ridge, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 81.1°F (27.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.4°F (13°C) at night.

Maple Ridge Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Maple Ridge Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Maple Ridge Perceived Temperature (F)

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Maple Ridge Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Maple Ridge Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan44.437.131.9
Feb4940.133.5
Mar52.743.335.6
Apr58.547.838.5
May66.855.345.1
Jun70.860.150.5
Jul78.765.854.4
Aug78.565.454.7
Sep72.259.449.5
Oct60.650.642.9
Nov49.941.835.9
Dec43.336.831.8

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan6.92.8-0.1
Feb9.44.50.8
Mar11.56.32
Apr14.78.83.6
May19.312.97.3
Jun21.615.610.3
Jul25.918.812.4
Aug25.818.612.6
Sep22.315.29.7
Oct15.910.36.1
Nov9.95.42.2
Dec6.32.7-0.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Maple Ridge are July, August, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early July. For example, on the week of July 2nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late October to early November with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of October 29th.

When can you find snow in Maple Ridge? Weather stations report moderate or seasonal snow likely to be deepest around November, especially close to late November to early December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Maple Ridge is often around around November 26th when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Maple Ridge.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Maple Ridge (in).

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan38%0.68
Feb40%0.44.8
Mar44%0.48.3
Apr29%0.43.8
May23%03.2
Jun19%02.2
Jul8%01.1
Aug11%01.7
Sep21%03.5
Oct34%05.9
Nov51%2.58.9
Dec44%0.66.9

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan381.520.3
Feb40112.2
Mar44121.1
Apr2919.7
May2308.1
Jun1905.6
Jul802.8
Aug1104.3
Sep2108.9
Oct34015
Nov516.422.6
Dec441.517.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Maple Ridge has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is July (60.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (88.2%).

Wind in Maple Ridge is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and February. March’s average wind speed of around 3.3 knots (3.8 MPH or 6.2 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 8.2 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Maple Ridge.

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan2.5Barely noticeable6.2Light breeze
Feb2.8Barely noticeable6.9Light breeze
Mar3.3Barely noticeable7.7Light breeze
Apr3.1Barely noticeable7.4Gentle breeze
May2.7Barely noticeable6.4Light breeze
Jun2.7Barely noticeable6.1Light breeze
Jul2.6Barely noticeable6.1Light breeze
Aug2.4Barely noticeable5.7Light breeze
Sep2.2Barely noticeable5.8Light breeze
Oct2.3Barely noticeable5.9Light breeze
Nov2.8Barely noticeable6.9Light breeze
Dec2.7Barely noticeable6.5Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan88.2%
Feb78%
Mar72.9%
Apr64.6%
May63.6%
Jun64.1%
Jul60.1%
Aug63.7%
Sep71.3%
Oct80.4%
Nov84%
Dec85.1%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Maple Ridge?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Canada; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 07, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Maple Ridge, BC, Canada is July, followed by May and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Maple Ridge in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 36.3 in December means 36.3% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Maple Ridge Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 69.8°F (21°C) and 49°F (9.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 7 to 14 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 3 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Maple Ridge, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 76.4°F (24.7°C) and 46.2°F (7.9°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 6 to 15 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Maple Ridge to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 50.6°F (10.3°C) and 41.9°F (5.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 11 to 14 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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