Best Time To Visit Whistler - Time To Go To Whistler

Expect cool, wet winters and warm, dry summers at Whistler. Still Whistler is considered as a year-round destination. It is because of the picturesque mountains surrounding the place with two majestic villages. And with enormous number of activities that can be enjoy in this Canadian resort town throughout the year.

  • Spring (April to May): With spring, warm temperature steps in Whistler. Though few of the peaks are still covered with snow, letting you enjoy skiing, but most of the hiking trails open up in this season. For campers, this is the ideal time to enjoy the scenic beauty of Whistler. Other activities like golfing, bungee jumping and family picnic near Alexander falls can also be enjoyed.
  • Summer (June to September): Summer brings a fusion of big adventure and memorable little moments. People who love skiing can head to Horstman Glacier on Blackcomb Mountain. However, summer is the peak season for Whistler, especially because of the events like Whistler Village Beer Festival in September, the Pemberton Music festival and Children’s Art Festival in July.
  • Autumn (October to November): This off-season is perfect to enjoy activities like biking, hiking and fishing. At the same time the scenic ride on the sea to the Sky Climb train to Vancouver let you cherish the charming golden face of this season of Whistler.
  • Winter (December to March): This is another peak season to visit Whistler. As the mountain gets covered with thick snow, skiers and snowboarders come to this town to get the perfect adrenaline rush with the winter activities.

So, summer and winter are definitely the best time to visit Whistler. But for these seasons, advance hotel booking is highly essential. For travellers who hate crowd spring and autumn are there season.

Climate in Whistler

Know weather for your travel dates:

19-Oct-2018
Today 19 Oct

67

36

Partly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:0.92 m/s

Humidity:56%

Precipitation:0.02%

  • Sat 20 Oct
    66 | 36

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 21 Oct
    69 | 39

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Mon 22 Oct
    66 | 46

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Tue 23 Oct
    63 | 50

    Rain overnight.

  • Wed 24 Oct
    54 | 45

    Rain throughout the day.

  • Thu 25 Oct
    56 | 43

    Light rain in the evening.

Month wise Weather in Whistler

Average Temperature in Whistler by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 22℉

Minimum temperature: 1℉

Maximum temperature: 41℉

Feb

Average temperature: 24℉

Minimum temperature: 1℉

Maximum temperature: 45℉

Mar

Average temperature: 32℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 48℉

Apr

Average temperature: 39℉

Minimum temperature: 27℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

May

Average temperature: 49℉

Minimum temperature: 30℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Jun

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Jul

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Aug

Average temperature: 65℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Sep

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Oct

Average temperature: 42℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 63℉

Nov

Average temperature: 33℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 52℉

Dec

Average temperature: 21℉

Minimum temperature: 1℉

Maximum temperature: 37℉

Highest temperature in Whistler is recorded as 89.6℉ in August and September.

Lowest temperature in Whistler is recorded as 1.4℉ in January, February and December.

Average Rain in Whistler by Month (in mm)

  • 280
  • 210
  • 140
  • 70 0
Jan

Average Rain: 102.79 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1192.26 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 92.01 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 949.15 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 124.17 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 452.14 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 77.42 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 413.43 mm

May

Average Rain: 37.26 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 311.2 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 26.94 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 246.22 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 9.49 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 140.88 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 3.1 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 54.19 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 41.03 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 308.15 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 129.32 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1144.28 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 252.13 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 942.99 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 49.94 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 311.2 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Whistler is 1192.26 mm in January.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Whistler is August.

Average Humidity in Whistler by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Feb

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Mar

Average Humidity: 89%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Apr

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

May

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 50%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Jun

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Jul

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Aug

Average Humidity: 59%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Sep

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Oct

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Nov

Average Humidity: 90%

Minimum Humidity: 62%

Maximum Humidity: 99%

Dec

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Most humid month in Whistler is November.

Least humid month in Whistler is August.

Best time to visit Whistler Attractions in October