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

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Traveling to Powell River, British Columbia, Canada? If you're planning to go to Powell River, this article contains 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 Powell River, British Columbia, Canada

Based on the climate and weather in Powell River, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

Important essentials for Powell River, British Columbia, Canada

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can get worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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

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January

In January, Powell River is cold and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) and occasionally jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Powell River, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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February

If you visit Powell River during February, you might find that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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March

March in Powell River is pretty cool and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

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April

April in Powell River is chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May in Powell River is chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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June

If you visit Powell River during June, you will probably notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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July

Traveling to Powell River in July, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

If you visit Powell River during August, you will probably see that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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September

In September, Powell River is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Powell River, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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October

October here is crisp and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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November

If you vacation in Powell River during November, you might see that it can be very chilly and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits 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 most days.

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December

In December, Powell River can be very chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Powell River, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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Activities for Powell River, British Columbia, Canada

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

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