Sea Temperature

Powell River Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2017

8.3°C / 47°F

Current weather

(light rain)
5°C / 42°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

19 mph

Humidity

100%


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

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly water temperatures over several years.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Powell River
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 6.9 6.4 6.5 7.1 7.6 9.6 10.7 10.5 9.9 9 8 7.3
Max °C 8.5 8.3 9.2 10.2 12.6 13.3 13.5 13.8 13.7 12.7 11.1 9.7
Min °F 45.1 44.2 44.7 46 47.7 50.7 52.4 52.2 51.3 49.6 47.6 46.1
Max °F 46.7 46.1 47.4 49.1 52.7 54.4 55.2 55.5 55.1 53.3 50.7 48.5

Average December sea temperatures

  • Max: 7.3°C / 45.1°F
  • Avg: 8.5°C / 47.3°F
  • Min: 9.7°C / 49.5°F
Powell River average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Powell River are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Powell River (49.849620, -124.536120)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Powell River are as accurate as current data allows there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions. Time of day and wind direction may have a temporary local effect as can water flows from neraby rivers.

Alternate names for Powell River
YPW

Powell River average sea temperature chart