The Central Okanagan boasts over 140,000 permanent residents with over 100,000 of those people residing in Kelowna.
Kelowna averages less than 400mm ( 15" ) of precipitation annually. Summers are warm and dry with an average daily high of 27 C ( 80F ). Winters are moderate with an average daily high of 1C ( 34F ) and very little snowfall. Annual total sunshine exceeds 2000 hrs.