Bowen Island Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

7.3°C / 45.2°F

The water will feel cold. All but the most ardent watersports enthusiasts will be thinking of packing up for the winter. If not we'd suggest a thick 5/4mm wetsuit along with some boots and a hood.

Current weather

3°C / 38°F
(moderate rain)
Partly cloudy
Wind
5 mph
Humidity
94%

The measurements for the water temperature in Bowen Island, British Columbia are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the sea surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Bowen Island water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Bowen Island average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Bowen Island
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 6.2 5.9 5.9 6.3 6.9 7.4 9.3 9.9 10.3 8.7 7.6 6.8
Max °C 7.8 7.8 8.3 8.4 9.8 10.8 11.5 12.7 12.3 11.6 9.9 8.5
Min °F 43.8 43.3 43.6 44.1 45.5 46.7 49.6 50.9 51.3 48.8 46.6 44.9
Max °F 45.4 45.2 46 46.2 48.4 50.1 51.8 53.7 53.3 51.7 48.9 46.6

The warmest water temperature is in August with an average around 52.3°F / 11.3°C. The coldest month is February with an average water temperature of 44.2°F / 6.8°C.


7 day tide forecast for Bowen Island

FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  • Low 2:23am
    (2.92m)
  • High 8:11am
    (4.27m)
  • Low 3:28pm
    (1.58m)
  • High 10:33pm
    (3.79m)
  • Low 3:04am
    (3.29m)
  • High 8:32am
    (4.2m)
  • Low 4:13pm
    (1.46m)
  • High 12:05am
    (3.88m)
  • Low 4:03am
    (3.61m)
  • High 8:58am
    (4.13m)
  • Low 5:09pm
    (1.36m)
  • High 1:45am
    (4.06m)
  • Low 5:39am
    (3.83m)
  • High 9:36am
    (4.05m)
  • Low 6:15pm
    (1.24m)
  • High 2:53am
    (4.26m)
  • Low 7:35am
    (3.85m)
  • High 10:45am
    (3.97m)
  • Low 7:24pm
    (1.07m)
  • High 3:39am
    (4.41m)
  • Low 8:51am
    (3.72m)
  • High 12:23pm
    (3.96m)
  • Low 8:28pm
    (0.86m)
  • High 4:15am
    (4.51m)
  • Low 9:38am
    (3.48m)
  • High 1:52pm
    (4.04m)
  • Low 9:23pm
    (0.69m)
7 day tide times for Bowen Island

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Point Atkinson, British Columbia) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.