Halifax, Nova Scotia

All information about Halifax Cruise Port. Timetable for the arrival of ships, the time of their stay and the number of passengers. Halifax Port news. Weather forecast and historical weather, as well as water temperatures around Halifax.

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada | © J C

Halifax: tourist information

Halifax, an Atlantic Ocean port in eastern Canada, is the provincial capital of Nova Scotia. A major business centre, it’s also known for its maritime history. The city’s dominated by the hilltop Citadel, a star-shaped fort completed in the 1850s. Waterfront warehouses known as the Historic Properties recall Halifax’s days as a trading hub for privateers, notably during the War of 1812.


  • Country: Canada
  • Capital: Ottawa
  • Government: Canada
  • State/Region: Nova Scotia
  • Time Zone: AST (UTC-4)
  • Language: English, French
  • Latitude: 44.8488669
  • Longitude: -64.2869249
  • Est. Population: 414400
  • Currency: Canadian Dollar
  • Fire: Dial 911
  • Police: Dial 911
  • Hospital: Northowram Hospital Halifax, HX3 7SW
  • Ambulance & Rescue: Dial 911
  • Embassy: US Consulate Suite 904, Purdy's Wharf Tower II. Tel: (902) 429-2480
  • Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada | © Peter Hradisky

    Halifax Cruise Port Schedule

    Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada | © Adenis D.

    Halifax in the News

    Port rating and occupancy

    Port of Halifax ranks 141th in the world in terms of the number of tourists visiting it.

    Number of cruise ship calls in the coming year: 0.

    The total number of tourists (passengers) of cruise ships in the port of Halifax in the next 12 months is 0.

    According to the popularity rating among more than 1,000 cruise ports in the world, Halifax ranks 162.

    Weather in Halifax

    Jul 19
    Min/Max temp: 61°F (16°C) / 75°F (24°C)
    Clouds (overcast clouds), no wind
    Jul 20
    Min/Max temp: 57°F (14°C) / 75°F (24°C)
    Clear (clear sky), small wind
    Jul 21
    Min/Max temp: 57°F (14°C) / 77°F (25°C)
    Rain (light rain), small wind
    Jul 22
    Min/Max temp: 55°F (13°C) / 75°F (24°C)
    Clear (clear sky), no wind
    Jul 23
    Min/Max temp: 55°F (13°C) / 75°F (24°C)
    Clear (clear sky), no wind
    Jul 24
    Min/Max temp: 59°F (15°C) / 66°F (19°C)
    Rain (moderate rain), no wind
    Jul 25
    Min/Max temp: 59°F (15°C) / 70°F (21°C)
    Clouds (overcast clouds), no wind
    Jul 26
    Min/Max temp: 57°F (14°C) / 64°F (18°C)
    Rain (light rain), no wind

    Current water temperature in Halifax now is 47°F (8.6°C)

    Water temperature data provided by

    Annual Weather

    Min/Max temp: 25°F (-4°C) / 28°F (-2°C)
    Min/Max temp: 27°F (-3°C) / 30°F (-1°C)
    Min/Max temp: 34°F (1°C) / 37°F (3°C)
    Min/Max temp: 39°F (4°C) / 45°F (7°C)
    Min/Max temp: 48°F (9°C) / 54°F (12°C)
    Min/Max temp: 57°F (14°C) / 61°F (16°C)
    Min/Max temp: 64°F (18°C) / 70°F (21°C)
    Min/Max temp: 66°F (19°C) / 72°F (22°C)
    Min/Max temp: 61°F (16°C) / 66°F (19°C)
    Min/Max temp: 50°F (10°C) / 55°F (13°C)
    Min/Max temp: 41°F (5°C) / 45°F (7°C)
    Min/Max temp: 36°F (2°C) / 37°F (3°C)
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