Even a meteorologist at Environment Canada called it unusual and noted how he never saw that before on 25 December.
The soaking low pressure system has also brought record breaking high temperatures as well.
Greater Moncton reached 15.6 C which broke the old record of 13.3 C from 1996.
The hot spot in Canada today was CFB Greenwood, Nova Scotia at 18.5 C.
Pansies were found growing where I spent the day in Truro.