This report describes the typical weather at the Victoria (Victoria, British Columbia, Canada) weather station over the course of an average June. It is based on the historical records from 2000 to 2012. Earlier records are either unavailable or unreliable.
Victoria, British Columbia has a mediterranean climate with dry warm summers and mild winters. The area within 25 mi of this station is covered by oceans and seas (64%) and forests (34%).
The month of June is characterized by rising daily high temperatures, with daily highs increasing from 62Â°F to 67Â°F over the course of the month, exceeding 72Â°F or dropping below 56Â°F only one day in ten.
Over the course of June, the length of the day is essentially constant. The shortest day of the month is June 1 with 15:51 hours of daylight; the longest day is June 18 with 16:08 hours of daylight.
The earliest sunrise is at 5:11am on June 17; the latest sunset is at 9:20pm on June 23; the latest sunrise is at 5:16am on June 30; the earliest sunset is at 9:07pm on June 1.
Daylight savings time is observed in 2012 but it neither starts nor ends in June, so the entire month is in daylight time.
This weather station does not reliably report sky cover.
There is either very little precipitation at this location in June, or the weather station does not reliably report the conditions.
Either snow is exceptionally unlikely to fall at this location in June or this station does not reliably report precipitation types.
The relative humidity typically ranges from 58% (mildly humid) to 94% (very humid) over the course of a typical June, rarely dropping below 44% (comfortable) and reaching as high as 100% (very humid).
The air is driest around June 23, at which time the relative humidity drops below 65% (mildly humid) three days out of four; it is most humid around June 2, rising above 91% (very humid) three days out of four.
Dew point is often a better measure of how comfortable a person will find the weather than relative humidity because it more directly relates to whether perspiration will evaporate from the skin, thereby cooling the body. Lower dew points feel drier and higher dew points feel more humid.
Over the course of a typical June, the dew point typically varies from 44Â°F (dry) to 54Â°F (very comfortable) and is rarely below 40Â°F (dry) or above 58Â°F (comfortable).
The time of the month between June 1 and June 30 is the most comfortable, with dew points that are neither too dry nor too muggy.
Over the course of June typical wind speeds vary from 3 mph to 18 mph (light air to fresh breeze), rarely exceeding 24 mph (strong breeze).
The highest average wind speed of 11 mph (gentle breeze) occurs around June 15, at which time the average daily maximum wind speed is 18 mph (fresh breeze).
The lowest average wind speed of 9 mph (gentle breeze) occurs around June 1, at which time the average daily maximum wind speed is 17 mph (moderate breeze).