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High Precipitation Areas in B.C.

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Published by the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy - Environmental Protection Division
Licensed under Access Only

The High Precipitation Areas data shows the geographic high precipitation areas of B.C.

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

Latitude: 48.0° to 60.0°
Longitude: -139.5° to -113.5°

Additional Information


The shapefile is used for the development of an interactive map that will help users to determine if they are located in a high-precipitation area and to understand if they need to take protective measures specific to the high-risk triggers.

Data Quality

The shapefile contains complete coverage for the Province of B.C.

More Information

Contact Information

NameSiyue Pan (pointOfContact)
OrganizationMinistry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy
Sub-OrganizationEnvironmental Protection Division

Access & Security

Who can view this dataset? Public
Who can download this dataset?Public

Metadata Information

Record Published 2019-03-13
Record Last Modified 2019-03-13
Resource Status completed