Osoyoos is a four-season vacation destination.
Summer, winter, spring and fall – the weather is always better. Come during the summer and enjoy a tourist season where spending time on or by the water is the name of the game. The pace slows down in the Autumn but the idyllic weather remains. Snowbirds flock to Osoyoos in the Winter to take advantage of bragging rights. Really, the weather is always better here! Come spring, it warms up even more as the town gets ready to host summer.
Spend your day in the sun
Osoyoos Summer Fun
Summer was made in Osoyoos. Delight in the sounds of summer as your friends and family splash together, laugh together and experience summer the way it was meant to be.
Generations of families return yearly to enjoy the perfect summer locale. After all, where else will you find hot days, sandy beaches, Canada’s warmest lake, local wineries, fresh fruit, water activities, golf and outdoor adventure? Summer days are best enjoyed on or near the water. Cool off with a dip in the pool or the lake. Spend your days on the water perfecting your paddle on a stand up paddle board or in a kayak or canoe. Boat, wakeboard, tube, or water ski. Your summer adventure starts in Osoyoos.
Don’t worry, if you want laid back, we’ve got that too. In fact, some visitors come specifically for the fresh fruit and vegetables. Cherries, apricots, peaches, nectarines, plums, corn, peas, carrots and all your salad fixings are ripe for the picking. Take a day and explore the boutique and large scale wineries of the South Okanagan.
Osoyoos Summer Weather & Temperatures:
June Average Temperature: 26.6
June Record High: 40.8
July Average Temperature: 30.2
July Record High: 45.5
August Average Temperature: 29.9
August Record High: 45.4
Fall into Autumn fun
Autumn in Osoyoos
As summer’s glory comes to an end across Canada, Osoyoos enjoys an extended summer throughout autumn. Many will tell you this is the perfect time to visit the South Okanagan region.
The days are warm and sunny, and the temperatures are perfect for golfing, biking, hiking and other outdoor activities. It’s still warm enough to enjoy the pool and the many water activities offered on the lake. Osoyoos’ autumn atmosphere is one of peace and tranquility. Don’t miss the Okanagan Fall Wine Festival every October .
Osoyoos Fall Weather & Temperatures:
September Average Temperature: 23.6 C
September Record High: 35 C
October Average Temperature: 15.8 C
October Record High: 28.9
November Average Temperature: 6.9
November Record High: 21.1
Winters are better here
Winters in Osoyoos
Weather may be relative but when it comes to Osoyoos’ winters, you will find them to be relatively short and sweet. The mild temperatures makes Osoyoos an ideal snowbird destination. They flock here to escape the colder temperatures from the rest of Canada.
Favourite South Okanagan Winter Activities
- Ski or snowboard at Baldy Mountain Resort, a short, scenic drive away from Watermark Beach Resort. Baldy Mountain Resort ski season begins mid December. A scenic, short drive from Watermark Beach Resort, a ski trip is an ideal way to spend a day or your entire vacation. Special Ski & Stay rates available.
- Curl at the Osoyoos Curling Club
- Skate or take in an Osoyoos Coyotes Hockey game at the Sun Bowl Arena
- Play your favourite racquet sports at Desert Park Recreation Centre
- Hike, bike and snowshoe on the many trails and paths located around Osoyoos and the South Okanagan
- Discover new wines with winter wine tours and tastings
The selection of activities, peaceful atmosphere and mild temperatures make Osoyoos a great choice for a weekend getaway or corporate retreat, too.
Here at Watermark Beach Resort, we make your winter experience a great one. There is so much value at Watermark. The resort has regularly planned activities including morning coffee clubs, movie nights, games and events to keep you busy, entertained and meeting others who flock here, too.
Osoyoos Winter Weather & Temperatures:
December Average Temperature: 1.5 C
December Record High: 14 C
January Average Temperature: 1
January Record High: 17.5
February Average Temperature: 5.3
February Record High: 17
You’ll love it here in Spring
Osoyoos in the Spring
If you would like a quiet, romantic getaway, or to see Osoyoos in full bloom, you will love visiting in spring. Osoyoos’ springs are delightful. The sun is shining and the vistas are a beautiful sight as the fruit trees are in full blossom. Spring is an ideal time to visit before the rush of summer crowds hits. Spend your day by the pool, on the lake, on the golf course, cycling or touring the South Okanagan wineries.
The orchards come to life in the spring and the gorgeous views of their blossoms are a beautiful backdrop for Osoyoos. As the town prepares for summer, you will enjoy the last few weekends of quiet solitude and the chance to really explore Osoyoos and the South Okanagan before the heat sets in.
Osoyoos Spring Weather & Temperatures:
March Average Temperature: 12.9
March Record High: 23.5
April Average Temperature: 18.6
April Record High: 32.8
May Average Temperature: 23
May Record High: 36