Current Conditions in Kelowna

Kelowna and the Central Okanagan are open and local tourism businesses are ready to welcome you safely. We recommend you check the conditions and call ahead to any businesses you plan to visit. We encourage you to contact our community and visitor services team for updated information.

Parts of the Central Okanagan continue to deal with the effects of wildfire. Please pay attention to alerts or restrictions in place and follow any updates or orders from Central Okanagan Emergency Operations at

The safety of our community is our priority. We’re asking everyone to do their part, be mindful of the conditions, and make safe and responsible decisions.

Live video located Downtown at the Kelowna Visitor Centre


Information Resources

Central Okanagan Emergency Operations Centre: For information on current emergencies in the Central Okanagan Regional District (City of Kelowna, City of West Kelowna, Westbank First Nation, District of Lake Country, District of Peachland), visit

Wildfire Information: Visitors looking for information on wildfires in British Columbia should visit the BC Wildfire Service’s Current Wildfire Activity page.

Air Quality: For information on air quality visit the BC Air Quality Index website.

Driving Information: For current driving conditions visit Drive BC’s website.

Kelowna International Airport Information: For flight information, visit YLW.

EmergencyInfoBC: Find information about emergencies in BC, including evacuation orders and alerts, and information on Emergency Support Services Reception Centres on the EmergencyInfoBC website

Kelowna Visitor Centre: If you’d like to speak with someone in the destination about weather or travel conditions or about activities to do when you’re here, please contact our visitor experience team