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, here is 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.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Powell River, British Columbia, Canada

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Powell River.

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

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January

In January, Powell River is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) and once in a while 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

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

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March

If you vacation in Powell River during March, you may find that it is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 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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April

April in Powell River is crisp and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 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

Traveling to Powell River in June, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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July

Traveling to Powell River in July, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Powell River in August, you will notice that it is warm. 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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September

September in Powell River is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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October

In October, Powell River is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s 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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November

Traveling to Powell River in November, you will notice that it is brisk and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Powell River can be very chilly and very rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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