New Westminster

About New Westminster

New Westminster is a city in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia, Canada, and a member municipality of Metro Vancouver. It is known as the oldest city in western Canada hence it has a long and rich history.

Advantages of the New Westminster

- Lot of things to do
- Beautiful views
- Many great restaurants and bars
- Many public transport options

Disadvantages of the New Westminster

- Although the city is less expensive than Vancouver, real estate is still expensive
- Heavy traffic
- Constant construction
- Steep Hills


- Queen's Park
- New Westminster Quay
- Westminster Pier Park
- Quayside Esplanade and Broadwalk
- Anvil Centre
- Brewery District
- River Market
- New Westminster Museum and Archives

Climate of the New Westminster

New Westminster has a warm and temperate climate. There is significant rainfall throughout the year (2351 mm - 92.6 inch per year). The average annual temperature is 9.9 °C - 49.9 °F.

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