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Fernie enjoys four distinct seasons, each with its own character and array of activities.

COVID-19 Local & Travel Updates

SNOW Report - Fernie Alpine Resort - Open till April 17, 2022

Additional Local Current Weather Links: The Weather Network |  Environment Canada 

What to expect when you travel

Lush and green throughout the spring, summer and fall months and full of legendary snow over the winter months, Fernie is a Rocky Mountain town with spectacular scenery that changes with the seasons.

Spring: April to mid-June (Spring equinox is on March 20th)
Summer:
mid-June to mid-September (Summer solstice is on either June 20th or 21st)
Fall:
mid-September to early November (Fall equinox is on either September 22nd or 23rd). Best fall colours are typically between mid-September and end of October, with the leafy trees best in the early few weeks and the golden larch in the last few weeks.
Winter:
early November - early April (Winter solstice is on either December 21st or 22nd).

Average Monthly Temperatures

In Canada we use Celsius, not Fahrenheit, actual daily temperatures vary. Daytime highs in the height of summer (July-Sept) can easily reach over 30 C and in December & January can sometimes be as lower than -20 C over a few days.

January - 6 C      21 F   
February - 8 C 17 F
March - 2 C 28 F
April 10 C 50 F
May 17 C 62 F
June 20 C 69 F
July 28 C 82 F
August 26 C 78 F
September 19 C 66 F
October 14 C 57 F
November   0 C 32 F
December       - 4 C 25 F

 

 

  • Weather
  • Current Conditions: Mostly Cloudy, 12.3°C
  • Wednesday: Showers. High 9.
  • Thursday: Chance of showers. High 6. POP 60%
  • Friday: Chance of showers. High 9. POP 60%
  • Saturday: Chance of flurries. High 11. POP 60%
  • Sunday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 14.
  • Monday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 16.

Fernie enjoys four distinct seasons, each with its own character and array of activities.

COVID-19 Local & Travel Updates

SNOW Report - Fernie Alpine Resort - Open till April 17, 2022

Additional Local Current Weather Links: The Weather Network |  Environment Canada 

What to expect when you travel

Lush and green throughout the spring, summer and fall months and full of legendary snow over the winter months, Fernie is a Rocky Mountain town with spectacular scenery that changes with the seasons.

Spring: April to mid-June (Spring equinox is on March 20th)
Summer:
mid-June to mid-September (Summer solstice is on either June 20th or 21st)
Fall:
mid-September to early November (Fall equinox is on either September 22nd or 23rd). Best fall colours are typically between mid-September and end of October, with the leafy trees best in the early few weeks and the golden larch in the last few weeks.
Winter:
early November - early April (Winter solstice is on either December 21st or 22nd).

Average Monthly Temperatures

In Canada we use Celsius, not Fahrenheit, actual daily temperatures vary. Daytime highs in the height of summer (July-Sept) can easily reach over 30 C and in December & January can sometimes be as lower than -20 C over a few days.

January - 6 C      21 F   
February - 8 C 17 F
March - 2 C 28 F
April 10 C 50 F
May 17 C 62 F
June 20 C 69 F
July 28 C 82 F
August 26 C 78 F
September 19 C 66 F
October 14 C 57 F
November   0 C 32 F
December       - 4 C 25 F