B.C. celebrated its February holiday last week, and is basking in temperatures so warm that people are actually swimming...
(Deep Cove, North Vancouver)
Frolicking on beaches...
(Crescent Beach, White Rock)
And not wearing socks!
They're relaxing on patios...
(Olympic Village, Vancouver)
And enjoying the cherry blossoms in full bloom.
(Beacon Hill Park, Victoria)
But don't you fret, rest of Canada — gardening this early in the year, and coughing up all that cash to live in paradise, is a lot of hard work. Besides, it'll be raining again sooner or later.
Check out more photos of "winter" in B.C.: