Heat Event

Welcome to the City of White Rock’s heat event page. This resource will be kept up to date from June - September with information involving heat event warnings, emergencies, and resources about how to protect yourself during heat events.

White Rock Heat Event Status 

StatusDetailsDate Effective
No heat warning.
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
9:00 AM PDT
Special weather statement in effect as the first hot stretch of the summer is expected for the south coast.

Source: Environment Canada

The White Rock Community Centre will be open to the public as a drop-in daytime cooling station from 11am-5pm on Saturday June 25, Sunday June 26 and Monday June 27. 

Guests will be provided with bottled water and a live television broadcast.

Please take precautions in the heat. Refer to the Province of BC’s comprehensive heat event resources at www.preparedbc.ca/extremeheat

Friday, June 24, 2022
4:40 PM PDT

Stay informed with Alertable

Sign up for the community notification service Alertable to stay informed of heat and other emergency-related events. Alertable is for anyone, at any stage of emergency preparedness. 

When you receive an alert for a significant emergency from the City, you will receive clear and direct instructions on how to stay safe. Available as an app for iOs and Android phones and tablets. 

Preparing yourself for extreme heat

Refer to the Province of BC’s comprehensive heat event resources at www.preparedbc.ca/extremeheat