Lake Cowichan BC
Originally named ‘The Warm Land’ by the First Nations peoples, Cowichan offers one of Canada’s finest climates. Canada’s only maritime Mediterranean climatic zone, Cowichan boasts the warmest mean year-round temperatures in Canada and the country’s longest growing season. Summer temperatures average 23°C (73°F), while winter months average 6°C (42°F). Cowichan logs 1,845 average annual hours of sunshine, making this a prime Vancouver Island wine region.