The best times to visit Coolum Beach for ideal weather are

October 29th 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 Coolum Beach

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Coolum Beach vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of precipitation throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 55th 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 Coolum Beach, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 104°F (40°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.5°F (25.3°C) at night.

    Coolum Beach Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Coolum Beach 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.

    Coolum Beach Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Coolum Beach Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Coolum Beach 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)
    Jan64.152.343.6
    Feb72.358.849.3
    Mar74.663.355.9
    Apr84.473.967.3
    May89.479.572.5
    Jun93.282.774.1
    Jul10087.376.7
    Aug10288.276.4
    Sep94.882.773.2
    Oct89.978.468
    Nov75.364.255.8
    Dec71.360.451.9

    Show Celsius

    MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan17.811.36.4
    Feb22.414.99.6
    Mar23.717.413.3
    Apr29.123.319.6
    May31.926.422.5
    Jun3428.223.4
    Jul37.830.724.8
    Aug38.931.224.7
    Sep34.928.222.9
    Oct32.225.820
    Nov24.117.913.2
    Dec21.815.811.1


     
    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.
    Chanceof Precipitation

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

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    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

    The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Coolum Beach (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)
    Jan0%00
    Feb0%00
    Mar0%00
    Apr0%00
    May0%00
    Jun0%00
    Jul0%00
    Aug0%00
    Sep0%00
    Oct0%00
    Nov0%00
    Dec0%00

    Show Centimeters

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan000
    Feb000
    Mar000
    Apr000
    May000
    Jun000
    Jul000
    Aug000
    Sep000
    Oct000
    Nov000
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    Humidity and Wind

    Coolum Beach has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is August (40.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is April (70.4%).

    Wind in Coolum Beach is usually calm. The windiest month is July, followed by May and August. July’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 early July where average top sustained speeds reach 17.6 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    Key
    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
    Jan4.3Light breeze10.2Gentle breeze
    Feb5.5Light breeze12.1Significant breeze
    Mar4.7Light breeze10.4Gentle breeze
    Apr5.4Light breeze12.2Significant breeze
    May7.6Gentle breeze13.9Gentle breeze
    Jun6.6Light breeze13.3Significant breeze
    Jul9.3Gentle breeze15.8Gentle breeze
    Aug7.1Gentle breeze14.9Significant breeze
    Sep5.2Light breeze12.6Gentle breeze
    Oct5.3Light breeze11.8Significant breeze
    Nov5.4Light breeze11.5Gentle breeze
    Dec4.5Light breeze10.6Gentle breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
    Jan65.3%
    Feb59.4%
    Mar68.7%
    Apr70.4%
    May66.1%
    Jun60.8%
    Jul44.3%
    Aug40.8%
    Sep55.3%
    Oct52.1%
    Nov60.1%
    Dec67.5%

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Coolum Beach?

    Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Mar 17, 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 Dec 17, 2018.


     

    The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

    The busiest month for tourism in Coolum Beach, QL, AU 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 Coolum Beach 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 somewhat 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 Coolum Beach Travel Experience by Season

    Fall (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 91.2°F (32.9°C) and 66.5°F (19.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. 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 hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Coolum Beach, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

    Spring (September through November)

    Spring daily highs range from 98.2°F (36.8°C) and 68°F (20°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

    Summer (December through February)

    Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Coolum Beach to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 78.3°F (25.7°C) and 53°F (11.7°C). These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

     

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