Beach Weather in French Beach, Juan de Fuca, Canada

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
26°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
26°
Swim
Sea
24°
Swim
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
100% 82% 50% 100% 100% 100% 65% 95%
1.8mm 0.3mm 0.1mm 3.4mm 0.3mm 2.3mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-0°
100% 69% 66% 54% 100% 100% 80% 72%
0.1mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.5mm 4.3mm 1.5mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-1° -2° -2° -0°
47% 75% 74% 80% 71% 84% 83% 18%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-2° -2° -2°
14% 85% 63% 53% 24% 78% 62% 19%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-0° -1°
30% 78% 100% 100% 71% 81% 61% 15%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
-1° -1° -1°
25% 17% 48% 82% 78% 86% 93% 98%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.2mm
Thu 7th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
96% 100% 100% 96% 92% 94% 75% 73%
1.3mm 3.1mm 2.3mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
25
kmh
11
kmh
17
kmh
14
kmh
10
kmh
5
kmh
13
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.4m
0.6m
0.5m
0.4m
0.3m
14.4s 15.0s 15.1s 14.9s 14.6s 14.4s 14.1s 13.7s
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18
kmh
23
kmh
25
kmh
26
kmh
19
kmh
15
kmh
16
kmh
11
kmh
0.4m
0.8m
1.0m
1.0m
0.8m
0.4m
0.3m
0.2m
13.3s 13.0s 12.5s 12.2s 12.0s 12.1s 12.1s 11.9s
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
5
kmh
7
kmh
6
kmh
7
kmh
5
kmh
1
kmh
3
kmh
5
kmh
0.2m
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
0.1m
0.1m
0.3m
0.2m
11.8s 11.4s 11.1s 10.9s 10.8s 10.6s 10.0s 9.9s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
7
kmh
7
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
0.2m
0.3m
0.2m
0.4m
0.4m
9.9s 9.7s 9.3s 9.0s 9.0s 8.9s 8.7s 8.4s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
8
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
3
kmh
2
kmh
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.5m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
8.3s 8.2s 12.2s 13.5s 13.7s 13.5s 13.3s 13.1s
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
2
kmh
2
kmh
1
kmh
4
kmh
6
kmh
10
kmh
15
kmh
15
kmh
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.5m
0.4m
0.4m
13.1s 13.2s 12.8s 12.4s 12.5s 11.5s 11.0s 10.9s
Thu 7th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
14
kmh
5
kmh
3
kmh
4
kmh
7
kmh
6
kmh
6
kmh
0.4m
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.4m
0.3m
10.4s 10.0s 9.8s 11.3s 11.9s 11.6s 11.2s 10.8s
Fri 1st March
3:57 AM 11:23 AM 5:19 PM 9:19 PM
2.70 1.20 1.90 1.70
Sat 2nd March
4:27 AM 12:27 PM 7:16 PM 8:53 PM
2.80 1.20 1.80 1.80
Sun 3rd March
5:07 AM 1:44 PM
2.80 1.10
Mon 4th March
6:00 AM 3:03 PM
2.90 0.90
Tue 5th March
7:10 AM 4:07 PM
2.90 0.80
Wed 6th March
8:27 AM 4:59 PM
2.90 0.70
Thu 7th March
1:07 AM 3:11 AM 9:41 AM 5:44 PM
2.10 2.10 3.00 0.60
Fri 1st March
8.2mm
13kmh SE
86%
Sat 2nd March
6.8mm
15kmh SSE
80%
Sun 3rd March
0.5mm
8kmh ESE
66%
Mon 4th March
0.0mm
16kmh ESE
49%
Tue 5th March
0.2mm
10kmh E
67%
Wed 6th March
0.5mm
9kmh SW
65%
Thu 7th March
7.1mm
8kmh WSW
90%
Fri 8th March
6.0mm
20kmh ESE
100%
Sat 9th March
8.5mm
21kmh SSW
92%
Sun 10th March
6.4mm
12kmh SE
100%
Mon 11th March
5.8mm
21kmh SW
92%
Tue 12th March
5.4mm
22kmh W
77%
Wed 13th March
4.2mm
19kmh ENE
89%
Thu 14th March
0.0mm
8kmh E
14%

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 12 days of light rain with an average of 5.0mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 76%.

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

Taking a Holiday at French Beach, Juan de Fuca, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada

French Beach, located in Juan de Fuca Provincial Park on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, is a picturesque beach that offers a variety of beach activities and amenities for visitors to enjoy. Beach Type

French Beach features a mix of coarse sand and pebbles, with some rocky areas along the shoreline. The beach is surrounded by lush forests and offers stunning views of the Strait of Juan de Fuca and the Olympic Mountains. While it may not be the powdery white sand you might find in other beach destinations, its unique beauty makes it a must-visit destination.

Beach Activities

While snorkeling and diving might not be as popular at French Beach due to its colder water temperatures and lack of coral reefs, there are still plenty of exciting activities to enjoy:

  1. Hiking: With several nearby trails in Juan de Fuca Provincial Park, hiking enthusiasts can explore the beautiful coastal forest surrounding French Beach.
  2. Wildlife Watching: French Beach is an excellent location for birdwatching and spotting marine life such as seals, sea lions, and occasionally whales.
  3. Picnicking: The park has picnic tables available, making it an ideal spot for a relaxing meal by the beach with family or friends.
  4. Beachcombing: Discover unique treasures such as seashells or driftwood while strolling along the shoreline.
  5. Photography: Capture stunning images of the surrounding landscapes, wildlife, or dramatic sunsets over the Strait of Juan de Fuca.

Accommodations

There are no beach resorts or hotels directly on French Beach; however, nearby communities like Sooke offer various accommodation options including hotels, motels, bed & breakfasts, vacation rentals, and campgrounds. Staying in Sooke allows you to explore other nearby attractions such as East Sooke Regional Park and Sooke Potholes while being within close proximity to French Beach.

Beach Amenities

French Beach offers several amenities to make your visit enjoyable and comfortable:

  • Public restrooms
  • Picnic tables
  • Fire pits
  • Barbecue stands
  • Freshwater taps for drinking water and rinsing off sand
  • Paved parking area

French Beach in Juan de Fuca, Vancouver Island is a perfect destination for those seeking a peaceful getaway surrounded by nature. While it may not offer the typical white sandy beach experience, its unique character and variety of activities make it a memorable location for a holiday.

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