The best times to visit Coonabarabran for ideal weather are
February 19th to April 29th
September 17th to December 16th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Coonabarabran Travel Guide
Other Coonabarabran Travel Info
Weather in Coonabarabran
Average temperatures in Coonabarabran vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, 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 Coonabarabran, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid January where highs are regularly around 87°F (30.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 61.7°F (16.5°C) at night.
Coonabarabran Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Coonabarabran Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Coonabarabran Perceived Temperature (F)
Coonabarabran Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Coonabarabran 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Coonabarabran are April, July, 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 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 May to early June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.
When can you find snow in Coonabarabran? 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 Coonabarabran.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Coonabarabran (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Coonabarabran has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is October (41.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (71.3%).
Wind in Coonabarabran is usually moderate. The windiest month is November, followed by December and January. November’s average wind speed of around 8.9 knots (10.2 MPH or 16.5 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 November to early December where average top sustained speeds reach 14.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Coonabarabran.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||8.8||Gentle breeze||13.6||Significant breeze|
|Feb||8.2||Gentle breeze||12.8||Significant breeze|
|Mar||7.8||Gentle breeze||11.9||Significant breeze|
|Apr||7.1||Gentle breeze||11||Significant breeze|
|May||7.1||Gentle breeze||10.5||Significant breeze|
|Jun||7.6||Gentle breeze||11.2||Significant breeze|
|Jul||8.2||Gentle breeze||12||Significant breeze|
|Aug||8.4||Gentle breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
|Sep||8.7||Gentle breeze||13.4||Significant breeze|
|Oct||8.7||Gentle breeze||13.8||Significant breeze|
|Nov||8.9||Gentle breeze||13.9||Significant breeze|
|Dec||8.8||Gentle breeze||13.8||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Coonabarabran?
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 Coonabarabran, NW, Australia is August, followed by February and May. 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 Coonabarabran 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
Overall Coonabarabran Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 80.2°F (26.8°C) and 60.3°F (15.7°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 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 least precipitation with 3 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Coonabarabran, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 83.2°F (28.4°C) and 63.7°F (17.6°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 6 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 Coonabarabran to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 87°F (30.6°C) and 79.5°F (26.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.