The best times to visit Chiltern for ideal weather are

October 22nd to April 8th

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

 

 


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Weather in Chiltern

Temperature

Average temperatures in Chiltern vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 46th 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 Chiltern, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late January and early February where highs are regularly around 92.4°F (33.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 59.1°F (15.1°C) at night.

Chiltern Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Chiltern 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.

Chiltern Perceived Temperature (F)

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Chiltern Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Chiltern 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 90.8 75.3 57
Feb 87.9 73.3 57.6
Mar 81 66.3 50.7
Apr 71.8 57.3 43
May 63.2 50 38
Jun 57.2 45.7 34.8
Jul 55 45 35
Aug 57.8 46.5 34.6
Sep 64.2 50.7 35.7
Oct 72.7 57.6 40.7
Nov 80.9 66 49.2
Dec 84.5 69.6 51.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 32.7 24.1 13.9
Feb 31.1 22.9 14.2
Mar 27.2 19.1 10.4
Apr 22.1 14.1 6.1
May 17.3 10 3.3
Jun 14 7.6 1.6
Jul 12.8 7.2 1.7
Aug 14.3 8.1 1.4
Sep 17.9 10.4 2.1
Oct 22.6 14.2 4.8
Nov 27.2 18.9 9.6
Dec 29.2 20.9 11.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Chiltern are January, 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 early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid August with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of August 6th.

When can you find snow in Chiltern? 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 Chiltern.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Chiltern (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 8% 0 1.5
Feb 13% 0 3.2
Mar 11% 0 2
Apr 13% 0 1.6
May 14% 0 1.8
Jun 14% 0 1.6
Jul 19% 0 2.3
Aug 19% 0 1.9
Sep 9% 0 1.5
Oct 9% 0 1.5
Nov 12% 0 2
Dec 14% 0 1.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 8 0 3.8
Feb 13 0 8.1
Mar 11 0 5.1
Apr 13 0 4.1
May 14 0 4.6
Jun 14 0 4.1
Jul 19 0 5.8
Aug 19 0 4.8
Sep 9 0 3.8
Oct 9 0 3.8
Nov 12 0 5.1
Dec 14 0 4.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Chiltern has some extremely humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is January (32.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (84.3%).

Wind in Chiltern is usually calm. The windiest month is December, followed by January and November. December’s average wind speed of around 6 knots (6.9 MPH or 11.1 KPH) is considered “a light 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 11.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 5.9 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Feb 5 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.6 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
Apr 3.4 Barely noticeable 8 Gentle breeze
May 3.3 Barely noticeable 7.7 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.5 Barely noticeable 7.8 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.1 Light breeze 8.3 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.2 Light breeze 8.9 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.9 Light breeze 10.2 Gentle breeze
Oct 5 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Nov 5.4 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Dec 6 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 32.9%
Feb 42.7%
Mar 49.8%
Apr 62.8%
May 76.5%
Jun 83.2%
Jul 84.3%
Aug 79.8%
Sep 68.9%
Oct 56.8%
Nov 46.6%
Dec 38.4%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Chiltern?

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 Chiltern, VC, Australia is August, followed by July 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 Chiltern in February. 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 41.3 in February means 41.3% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Chiltern Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 83.5°F (28.6°C) and 61.1°F (16.2°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 3 to 4 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 cold weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 4 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Chiltern, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 82.7°F (28.2°C) and 62.6°F (17°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 3 to 4 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Chiltern to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 92.4°F (33.6°C) and 82.7°F (28.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 4 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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