The best times to visit Broome for ideal weather are

May 7th to September 9th

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

 

 


Other Broome Travel Info

Weather in Broome

Temperature

Average temperatures in Broome vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 41st 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 Broome, the hottest months are December, November, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid December where highs are regularly around 94.9°F (34.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 79.2°F (26.2°C) at night.

Broome Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Broome 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.

Broome Perceived Temperature (F)

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Broome Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Broome 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan91.785.278.2
Feb9285.277.8
Mar9385.377.2
Apr93.883.171.7
May89.67764
Jun85.371.858
Jul84.870.856.4
Aug87.572.356.6
Sep91.17864.3
Oct92.582.472.5
Nov93.885.577.8
Dec93.986.479.7

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan33.229.625.7
Feb33.329.625.4
Mar33.929.625.1
Apr34.328.422.1
May322517.8
Jun29.622.114.4
Jul29.321.613.6
Aug30.822.413.7
Sep32.825.617.9
Oct33.62822.5
Nov34.329.725.4
Dec34.430.226.5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Broome are August, September, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late April. For example, on the week of April 23rd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 22nd.

When can you find snow in Broome? 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 Broome.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan29%08.3
Feb26%05.9
Mar16%03.1
Apr4%00.8
May3%00.7
Jun2%00.8
Jul2%00.5
Aug0%00
Sep0%00.1
Oct1%00.1
Nov3%00.7
Dec10%03.4

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan29021.1
Feb26015
Mar1607.9
Apr402
May301.8
Jun202
Jul201.3
Aug000
Sep000.3
Oct100.3
Nov301.8
Dec1008.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Broome has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is July (38.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (70.1%).

Wind in Broome is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by November and January. December’s average wind speed of around 9.1 knots (10.5 MPH or 16.9 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid December where average top sustained speeds reach 16 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

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

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan8.6Gentle breeze15.3Significant breeze
Feb8.1Gentle breeze14.9Significant breeze
Mar7.2Gentle breeze13.6Significant breeze
Apr6.3Light breeze12.2Significant breeze
May6.4Light breeze12.4Significant breeze
Jun7Gentle breeze13Significant breeze
Jul6.7Light breeze12.8Significant breeze
Aug6.4Light breeze13.1Significant breeze
Sep7.4Gentle breeze14Significant breeze
Oct8.1Gentle breeze14.4Significant breeze
Nov8.8Gentle breeze14.8Significant breeze
Dec9.1Gentle breeze15.2Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan70%
Feb70.1%
Mar66.5%
Apr54%
May43%
Jun39%
Jul38.9%
Aug40.7%
Sep48.5%
Oct58.3%
Nov58.3%
Dec62.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Broome?

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 Broome, WT, Australia is August, followed by June and September. 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 Broome in November. 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 48 in November means 48% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Broome Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 94.5°F (34.7°C) and 87.5°F (30.8°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 5 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Broome, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 94.4°F (34.7°C) and 90.2°F (32.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 1 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 somewhat warm this time of year in Broome to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 94.9°F (34.9°C) and 90.9°F (32.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 9 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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