The best times to visit Calliope for ideal weather are

April 23rd to October 14th

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

 

 


Other Calliope Travel Info

Weather in Calliope

Temperature

Average temperatures in Calliope vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 57th 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 Calliope, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late January where highs are regularly around 87.5°F (30.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.6°F (23.1°C) at night.

Calliope Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Calliope 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.

Calliope Perceived Temperature (F)

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Calliope Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Calliope 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 87.3 79.4 72.9
Feb 86.4 78.7 72.3
Mar 85.5 77.3 70.5
Apr 82.6 73.3 64.9
May 77.9 67.7 58.1
Jun 73.8 63.6 54.4
Jul 73.4 62.3 51.7
Aug 75.6 64.1 53.1
Sep 79.2 68.9 58.8
Oct 81.8 72.4 63.4
Nov 84.3 76 68.3
Dec 86.4 78.5 71.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 30.7 26.3 22.7
Feb 30.2 25.9 22.4
Mar 29.7 25.2 21.4
Apr 28.1 22.9 18.3
May 25.5 19.8 14.5
Jun 23.2 17.6 12.4
Jul 23 16.8 10.9
Aug 24.2 17.8 11.7
Sep 26.2 20.5 14.9
Oct 27.7 22.4 17.4
Nov 29.1 24.4 20.2
Dec 30.2 25.8 21.8

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Calliope are September, October, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid September. For example, on the week of September 10th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January and early February with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 29th.

When can you find snow in Calliope? 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 Calliope.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Calliope (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 22% 0 6.3
Feb 27% 0 8.3
Mar 19% 0 5.4
Apr 9% 0 2.1
May 9% 0 1.2
Jun 9% 0 1.5
Jul 8% 0 1.4
Aug 8% 0 1.2
Sep 7% 0 1
Oct 8% 0 1.1
Nov 14% 0 3.4
Dec 20% 0 4.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 22 0 16
Feb 27 0 21.1
Mar 19 0 13.7
Apr 9 0 5.3
May 9 0 3
Jun 9 0 3.8
Jul 8 0 3.6
Aug 8 0 3
Sep 7 0 2.5
Oct 8 0 2.8
Nov 14 0 8.6
Dec 20 0 12.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Calliope has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is July (57.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (66.9%).

Wind in Calliope is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by February and December. January’s average wind speed of around 9.3 knots (10.8 MPH or 17.3 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 late January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 15.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 9.3 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Feb 8.8 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Mar 8.5 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Apr 7.1 Gentle breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
May 6.6 Light breeze 10.8 Significant breeze
Jun 5.9 Light breeze 9.7 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.9 Light breeze 10 Significant breeze
Aug 6.1 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Sep 6.9 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Oct 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Nov 8.5 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Dec 8.6 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 65.1%
Feb 66.9%
Mar 64%
Apr 62.4%
May 59.1%
Jun 61.2%
Jul 57.4%
Aug 58%
Sep 58.5%
Oct 58.4%
Nov 61.2%
Dec 61.7%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Calliope?

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 Calliope, 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 Calliope 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 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 Calliope Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 86.3°F (30.2°C) and 75.5°F (24.2°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 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 about 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Calliope, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 85.4°F (29.7°C) and 76.9°F (24.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 4 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 Calliope to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 87.5°F (30.8°C) and 85.8°F (29.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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