For warm winter weather, no major city east of the Rocky Mountains comes close to the balmy climate enjoyed by the three large cities in southwestern British Columbia: Victoria, Vancouver and Abbots ford. They always fill the top three spots on the lists for mildest winter days and nights, fewest frosty days and fewest nights with chilly temperatures. BC's other large city, Kelowna lands at a distant fourth in winter warmth. Insidermonkey experts made a list of 10 warmest sunniest places to live in Canada.
Elsewhere in Canada, the warmest cities for winter weather are in Ontario and the Maritime Provinces. Among these, the Ontario cities of Toronto, Windsor and St. Catharines stand out as having a consistently warmer winter climate than the rest. Victoria, BC is the unchallenged leader among Canada's large cities for winter heat. It ranks several degrees and days ahead of the others for warm weather. Victoria is the only large Canadian city to not normally drop down to -10 degrees Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit) during winter. You can also check our list of 21 Cities with the Best Climate in the World Year Round.