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About Quesnel

PopulationWhere is Quesnel?

The City of Quesnel is a beautiful, bustling city in the North Cariboo region of British Columbia.  10,000 people call Quesnel home, with an additional 13,000 living in the surrounding area. 

Quesnel is well-connected by air, rail, and highway to the rest of the province and beyond.  For more information about Quesnel, please visit our Economic Development website at www.quesnelinfo.com

Building Activity

To view the latest building permit reports, click here.

Weather

Average Annual Snowfall: 177 cm/year

Average Annual Rainfall: 386 mm/year

Frost Free Days: 179

Average Winter Temperature: - 5 C

Extreme Minimum Temperature: - 46.7 C

Average Summer Temperature: 16 C

Extreme Maximum Temperature: 40.6 C

Growing Season late May to September

Elevation 474 m (1,555 feet)

More information

For a more detailed look at our community, please visit Stats Canada or BC Stats.

Social Services information

For a look at a wide range of social services and community development programs, click here.

 
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