The best times to visit Clunes for ideal weather are

November 5th to April 1st

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

 

 


Other Clunes Travel Info

Weather in Clunes

Temperature

Average temperatures in Clunes vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 37th 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 Clunes, 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 82.5°F (28.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 53.8°F (12.1°C) at night.

Clunes Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Clunes 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.

Clunes Perceived Temperature (F)

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Clunes Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Clunes 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)
Jan80.265.451.7
Feb79.465.453.1
Mar7360.748.9
Apr6554.343.6
May57.649.240.2
Jun52.145.237.6
Jul50.643.836.6
Aug5345.136.6
Sep58.248.638.4
Oct64.953.341
Nov70.858.446.1
Dec74.961.547.5

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan26.818.610.9
Feb26.318.611.7
Mar22.815.99.4
Apr18.312.46.4
May14.29.64.6
Jun11.27.33.1
Jul10.36.62.6
Aug11.77.32.6
Sep14.69.23.6
Oct18.311.85
Nov21.614.77.8
Dec23.816.48.6

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Clunes are February, January, and then March. 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 February. For example, on the week of February 12th 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 Clunes? 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 Clunes.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Clunes (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)
Jan10%01.4
Feb8%01.8
Mar11%01.4
Apr13%01.4
May20%02
Jun19%02
Jul27%02.7
Aug26%02.6
Sep20%02.3
Oct12%01.5
Nov16%02.5
Dec11%01.5

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1003.6
Feb804.6
Mar1103.6
Apr1303.6
May2005.1
Jun1905.1
Jul2706.9
Aug2606.6
Sep2005.8
Oct1203.8
Nov1606.4
Dec1103.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Clunes has some extremely humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (48.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (87.2%).

Wind in Clunes is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by February and August. January’s average wind speed of around 11.4 knots (13.1 MPH or 21.2 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 September where average top sustained speeds reach 17.7 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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
Average Daily Wind

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
Jan11.4Significant breeze16.9Significant breeze
Feb11.2Significant breeze16.5Significant breeze
Mar10.1Gentle breeze15.4Significant breeze
Apr9.1Gentle breeze14.4Significant breeze
May9.3Gentle breeze14.3Significant breeze
Jun9.8Gentle breeze14.7Significant breeze
Jul10.4Gentle breeze15.6Significant breeze
Aug10.6Gentle breeze16.3Significant breeze
Sep10.4Gentle breeze16.9Significant breeze
Oct10.2Gentle breeze16Significant breeze
Nov10.1Gentle breeze15.8Significant breeze
Dec10.4Gentle breeze16.2Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan48.7%
Feb53.9%
Mar58.5%
Apr68%
May80%
Jun87.2%
Jul86.8%
Aug81.6%
Sep72%
Oct64.5%
Nov60.5%
Dec53.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Clunes?

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 Clunes, VC, Australia is February, followed by June and December. 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 Clunes in July. 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 32.1 in July means 32.1% of the tourists vs. February.

 

 

Overall Clunes Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 75.4°F (24.1°C) and 55.2°F (12.9°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 slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Winter (June through August)

The middle-year months have cold weather with high temperatures that are still jacket weather. These months see the most precipitation with 6 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Clunes, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 72.8°F (22.7°C) and 56.7°F (13.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 6 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 Clunes to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 82.5°F (28.1°C) and 72.5°F (22.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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