Weather Alerts

Contact

 

Weather alerts for Whitby are issued by Environment Canada visit their website for up to date information on current weather statements.

The Durham Region Heat Alert and Information System provides heat alert details and information on staying healthy during periods of extreme heat.

Information on air quality conditions in Whitby is available from the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change. Air quality conditions are more likely to deteriorate during high heat events.


Staying Safe, No Matter the Weather

Visit our Community Safety page for tips on how to stay safe all-year round.

Heated and Air Conditioned Facilities

Residents are welcome to visit any of the facilities listed below to warm up or cool down during periods of extreme temperatures. 

Brooklin Community Centre and Library, 8 Vipond Road

  • Monday to Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Public Wi-Fi available

For more information: 905.655.2010

Whitby Civic Recreation Complex, 555 Rossland Road East

  • Monday to Friday: 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Public Wi-Fi available

For more information: 905.666.1991

Iroquois Park Sports Centre, 500 Victoria Street West

  • Daily: 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.
  • Public Wi-Fi available

For more information: 905.668.7765

McKinney Centre, 222 McKinney Drive

  • Daily: 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Public Wi-Fi available

For more information: 905.655.2203

Whitby Seniors' Activity Centre, 801 Brock Street South

  • Monday to Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
  • Public Wi-Fi available

For more information: 905.668.1424

Whitby Public Library Brooklin Branch, 8 Vipond Road

  • Monday to Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Public Wi-Fi available

For more information: 905.655.3191

Whitby Central Library, 405 Dundas Street West

  • Monday to Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Public Wi-Fi available

For more information: 905.668.6531

Rossland Branch, 701 Rossland Road East

  • Monday: closed
  • Tuesday to Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: closed
  • Public Wi-Fi available

For more information: 905.668.1886

Durham Region Emergency Shelters

The Region of Durham has emergency shelters for those in need. Visit their website for details.

Splash Pad Locations

View our Parks and Facilities Map or browse our Splash Pads available at the following parks:

Name of Park Location Map
Baycliffe Park 20 Baycliffe Drive, Whitby View map >
Cachet Park 140 Cachet Boulevard, Brooklin View map >
Carnwith Park 180 Carnwith Drive West, Brooklin View map >
Country Lane Park 3145 Country Lane, Whitby View map >
Darren Park 75 Darren Avenue, Whitby View map >
Folkstone Park 444 McKinney Drive, Whitby View map >
Kiwanis Heydenshore Park  589 Water Street, Whitby View map >
Norista Park 40 Norista Street, Whitby View map >
Peel Park 601 Peel Street, Whitby View map >
Portage Park 20 Portage Trail, Whitby View map >
Rotary Centennial Park 800 Brock Street South, Whitby View map >
Vanier Park  99 Vanier Street, Whitby View map >
Watson Park - CLOSED due to construction 101 Watson Street East, Whitby View map >
Willow Park 50 Willow Park Drive, Whitby View map >
Whitby Kinsmen Park 201 Chestnut Street West, Whitby View map >