Beach Weather in Buttle Lake, Strathcona, Canada

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
26°
Swim
Sea
24°
Swim
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Wed 28th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-5° -5° -3° -3° -2° -4°
100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 86% 84%
1.6mm 2.2mm 4.1mm 5.0mm 4.3mm 3.3mm 0.1mm 0.5mm
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-6° -7° -8° -7° -3° -3° -5° -9°
73% 74% 81% 87% 100% 56% 100% 68%
0.3mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.3mm 0.5mm 0.0mm
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-7° -8° -6° -4° -2° -2° -3° -8°
100% 100% 100% 100% 74% 72% 100% 100%
0.8mm 0.3mm 2.2mm 0.2mm 0.3mm 0.8mm 2.0mm 0.6mm
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-10° -8° -8° -3° -1° -2° -8°
75% 98% 86% 100% 49% 62% 84% 59%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.2mm 0.1mm
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-10° -10° -8° -5° -2° -1° -2° -5°
37% 63% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 1.1mm 0.8mm 1.1mm 0.5mm
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-6° -6° -5° -3° -1° -0° -2° -6°
100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 98% 95% 100%
1.2mm 1.3mm 1.8mm 2.0mm 1.9mm 1.9mm 1.1mm 0.7mm
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-7° -9° -9° -6° -2° -2° -8°
100% 98% 93% 92% 82% 62% 46% 47%
0.3mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Wed 28th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
10
kmh
26
kmh
29
kmh
25
kmh
11
kmh
13
kmh
1
kmh
0.4m
0.5m
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
0.3m
0.5m
0.1m
6.3s 8.6s 8.6s 8.3s 8.8s 9.1s 8.8s 8.8s
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
7
kmh
11
kmh
7
kmh
8
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
7
kmh
0.1m
0.3m
0.2m
0.3m
0.3m
0.4m
0.5m
0.3m
12.6s 12.8s 12.8s 12.7s 12.7s 12.7s 12.9s 13.9s
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
19
kmh
27
kmh
18
kmh
15
kmh
13
kmh
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.8m
1.0m
0.7m
0.5m
0.5m
14.6s 15.8s 15.2s 14.5s 14.2s 13.7s 13.5s 13.1s
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
11
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
8
kmh
10
kmh
5
kmh
5
kmh
0.3m
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
0.2m
0.4m
0.2m
0.2m
12.7s 12.6s 12.5s 12.5s 12.0s 12.0s 11.8s 11.6s
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
13
kmh
15
kmh
18
kmh
16
kmh
15
kmh
16
kmh
16
kmh
0.3m
0.3m
0.4m
0.5m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
11.5s 11.2s 10.9s 10.6s 10.3s 10.1s 9.7s 9.5s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17
kmh
15
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
9
kmh
5
kmh
3
kmh
7
kmh
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
0.1m
0.2m
9.2s 9.0s 8.9s 8.6s 8.4s 7.5s 7.7s 8.0s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
7
kmh
5
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
10
kmh
0.2m
0.3m
0.3m
0.2m
0.1m
0.3m
0.4m
0.3m
8.0s 8.0s 8.0s 8.0s 11.8s 13.5s 12.9s 12.5s
Wed 28th February
2:35 AM 8:55 AM 2:56 PM 8:56 PM
3.60 1.20 3.30 1.40
Thu 29th February
3:04 AM 9:34 AM 3:38 PM 9:24 PM
3.60 1.20 3.10 1.60
Fri 1st March
3:36 AM 10:19 AM 4:29 PM 9:57 PM
3.50 1.20 3.00 1.90
Sat 2nd March
4:15 AM 11:14 AM 5:33 PM 10:41 PM
3.50 1.30 2.80 2.10
Sun 3rd March
5:04 AM 12:26 PM 6:56 PM 11:51 PM
3.50 1.30 2.80 2.20
Mon 4th March
6:08 AM 1:47 PM 8:23 PM
3.40 1.20 2.80
Tue 5th March
1:28 AM 7:26 AM 2:59 PM 9:33 PM
2.30 3.50 1.00 3.00
Wed 28th February
21.1mm
8kmh S
96%
Thu 29th February
-2°
1.4mm
5kmh ESE
79%
Fri 1st March
-1°
7.2mm
9kmh SE
93%
Sat 2nd March
0.5mm
2kmh ENE
76%
Sun 3rd March
3.7mm
5kmh ENE
87%
Mon 4th March
11.9mm
6kmh NNE
99%
Tue 5th March
0.4mm
3kmh NE
77%
Wed 6th March
0.3mm
6kmh NNE
52%
Thu 7th March
0.3mm
4kmh ESE
84%
Fri 8th March
0.1mm
3kmh ESE
100%
Sat 9th March
3.7mm
4kmh SE
100%
Sun 10th March
1.1mm
3kmh SSE
80%
Mon 11th March
0.4mm
4kmh E
81%
Tue 12th March
-1°
4.6mm
4kmh S
95%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be which is too cold for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit. There will be 14 days of light rain with an average of 4.1mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 86%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Buttle Lake don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Holiday at Buttle Lake Beach, Strathcona, Canada

Buttle Lake, nestled in Strathcona Provincial Park on Vancouver Island, Canada, offers a serene getaway for those looking to unwind and enjoy the natural beauty of the region. The beach at Buttle Lake is primarily made up of coarse sand and pebbles, with some rocky areas along the shoreline.

Beach Activities

Since Buttle Lake features a rocky shoreline and clear waters, it provides exciting opportunities for snorkeling and diving. The underwater world around the rocks attracts various species of fish and marine life, making it an ideal spot for underwater exploration. Some popular activities at Buttle Lake beach include:

  1. Swimming: The cool waters of Buttle Lake provide a refreshing experience for swimmers during the summer months.
  2. Kayaking and Canoeing: The calm waters make it suitable for paddling activities like kayaking and canoeing. You can rent equipment from nearby rental shops or bring your own.
  3. Fishing: The lake is home to various species of fish such as cutthroat trout and Dolly Varden char, making it a popular spot among anglers.
  4. Hiking: With several hiking trails in Strathcona Provincial Park surrounding the lake area, you can explore the beautiful landscape while enjoying scenic views.
  5. Wildlife Viewing: Keep an eye out for wildlife like deer, elk, or even black bears while exploring the park.

Accommodation Options

While there aren't any beach resorts or large hotels right on Buttle Lake beach itself, there are a few camping options nearby that allow you to immerse yourself in nature:

  • Buttle Lake Campground: Located close to the beach area with basic amenities like picnic tables and fire pits.
  • Ralph River Campground: Situated further south along ButtleLake with similar facilities to the first campground.

For those who prefer more comfort and amenities, consider staying in the nearby towns of Campbell River or Courtenay, both about an hour's drive from Buttle Lake. These towns offer various lodging options, including hotels, motels, and bed & breakfasts.

Beach Amenities

While Buttle Lake beach offers a more rustic experience compared to some other beach destinations, there are still some basic amenities you can expect:

  • Public restrooms near the campgrounds
  • Picnic areas with tables and fire pits
  • Boat launch facilities for watercraft
  • Parking areas near the beach

As you plan your holiday at Buttle Lake beach in Strathcona, Canada, remember that this destination offers a tranquil escape into nature. While it may not have all the amenities of a typical beach resort, the opportunity to explore breathtaking landscapes and enjoy outdoor activities makes it a unique and memorable vacation spot.

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