Fernie, British Columbia, Canada: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Fernie, British Columbia, Canada? If you're planning to go to Fernie, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Fernie, British Columbia, Canada

Based on the climate and weather in Fernie, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Fernie, British Columbia, Canada

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Fernie, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Hand sanitizer

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  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • N95 masks

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Fernie, British Columbia, Canada by month

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January

In January, Fernie is freezing and somewhat snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) and about half of the time jump into the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C). This is also a rainy time for Fernie, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

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February

February here is frigid and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while and snows 5-10 days this month.

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March

March in Fernie is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time and snows regularly.

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April

If you are traveling to Fernie in April, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time and snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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May

If you visit Fernie during May, you will probably see that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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June

If you visit Fernie during June, you may notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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July

July in Fernie is warm and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

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August

If you go to Fernie in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

If you go to Fernie in September, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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October

In October, Fernie is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Fernie, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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November

November in Fernie is frigid. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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December

December in Fernie is freezing and somewhat snowy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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Activities for Fernie, British Columbia, Canada

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Fernie.

If you go to the Fernie Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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