The best times to visit Brighton for ideal weather are

April 16th to November 18th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Brighton Travel Info

Weather in Brighton

Temperature

Average temperatures in Brighton vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 64th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Brighton, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid January where highs are regularly around 84.8°F (29.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 70.8°F (21.6°C) at night.

Brighton Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Brighton Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Brighton Perceived Temperature (F)

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Brighton Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Brighton Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 83.9 77.3 71.2
Feb 83.2 76.5 70.4
Mar 81.4 74.9 68.1
Apr 78 70.2 62.6
May 73.5 65 56.8
Jun 69.3 61 53.1
Jul 68.3 59.4 50.4
Aug 71.1 61.6 51.7
Sep 75 66.2 56.6
Oct 77.4 69.6 61.2
Nov 80.2 73.5 66.8
Dec 82 75.4 68.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 28.8 25.2 21.8
Feb 28.4 24.7 21.3
Mar 27.4 23.8 20.1
Apr 25.6 21.2 17
May 23.1 18.3 13.8
Jun 20.7 16.1 11.7
Jul 20.2 15.2 10.2
Aug 21.7 16.4 10.9
Sep 23.9 19 13.7
Oct 25.2 20.9 16.2
Nov 26.8 23.1 19.3
Dec 27.8 24.1 20.4

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Brighton are July, August, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early August. For example, on the week of July 30th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid February with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of February 12th.

When can you find snow in Brighton? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Brighton.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Brighton (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 24% 0 6
Feb 31% 0 6.4
Mar 27% 0 5.3
Apr 20% 0 4.4
May 15% 0 3.3
Jun 17% 0 3.2
Jul 7% 0 1.2
Aug 9% 0 2.1
Sep 11% 0 1.8
Oct 15% 0 3.7
Nov 17% 0 3.5
Dec 24% 0 4.8

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 24 0 15.2
Feb 31 0 16.3
Mar 27 0 13.5
Apr 20 0 11.2
May 15 0 8.4
Jun 17 0 8.1
Jul 7 0 3
Aug 9 0 5.3
Sep 11 0 4.6
Oct 15 0 9.4
Nov 17 0 8.9
Dec 24 0 12.2

 

Humidity and Wind

Brighton has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is August (55.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (64.2%).

Wind in Brighton is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by February and December. January’s average wind speed of around 13 knots (14.9 MPH or 24 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January where average top sustained speeds reach 19.4 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Brighton.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 13 Significant breeze 18 Strong breeze
Feb 12.7 Significant breeze 17.6 Strong breeze
Mar 12.1 Significant breeze 16.9 Strong breeze
Apr 10.2 Gentle breeze 15.4 Significant breeze
May 8.5 Gentle breeze 12.7 Strong breeze
Jun 7.9 Gentle breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Jul 7.6 Gentle breeze 11.4 Strong breeze
Aug 8.1 Gentle breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Sep 9.8 Gentle breeze 15.6 Strong breeze
Oct 11.4 Significant breeze 17.2 Strong breeze
Nov 12.2 Significant breeze 17.9 Strong breeze
Dec 12.4 Significant breeze 18 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 63.1%
Feb 64.2%
Mar 63.6%
Apr 62.6%
May 61.4%
Jun 62.2%
Jul 57.2%
Aug 55.2%
Sep 57.5%
Oct 58%
Nov 60.6%
Dec 61.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Brighton?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Australia; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Brighton, QL, Australia is May, followed by July and August. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Brighton in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 76.2 in December means 76.2% of the tourists vs. May.

 

 

Overall Brighton Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 82.2°F (27.9°C) and 71.4°F (21.9°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Winter (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 2 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Brighton, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 81.6°F (27.6°C) and 72.6°F (22.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 5 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Brighton to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 84.8°F (29.3°C) and 82°F (27.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 9 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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