The best times to visit Cranbourne for ideal weather are

October 29th to April 15th

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 Cranbourne


Average temperatures in Cranbourne vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 50th 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 Cranbourne, the hottest months are February, January, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid February where highs are regularly around 82.4°F (28°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 58.9°F (14.9°C) at night.

Cranbourne Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Cranbourne Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Cranbourne Perceived Temperature (F)


Cranbourne Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Cranbourne 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 80.5 68.5 57.6
Feb 80.4 68.7 58.2
Mar 76.1 65.4 54.7
Apr 69.1 59.5 49.2
May 63 55.2 46.6
Jun 58.1 50.9 42.8
Jul 57.2 50.2 42.5
Aug 59 51.8 43.8
Sep 63.6 55.1 45.4
Oct 69 58.6 47.6
Nov 73.3 62.6 52.3
Dec 76.2 65.1 54.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 26.9 20.3 14.2
Feb 26.9 20.4 14.6
Mar 24.5 18.6 12.6
Apr 20.6 15.3 9.6
May 17.2 12.9 8.1
Jun 14.5 10.5 6
Jul 14 10.1 5.8
Aug 15 11 6.6
Sep 17.6 12.8 7.4
Oct 20.6 14.8 8.7
Nov 22.9 17 11.3
Dec 24.6 18.4 12.4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Cranbourne are March, January, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid February. For example, on the week of February 19th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid July with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.

When can you find snow in Cranbourne? 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 Cranbourne.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Cranbourne (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 11% 0 1.3
Feb 11% 0 1.9
Mar 10% 0 1.5
Apr 17% 0 2
May 21% 0 2.3
Jun 19% 0 2.1
Jul 23% 0 2.3
Aug 19% 0 1.9
Sep 18% 0 2
Oct 15% 0 2.1
Nov 17% 0 2.8
Dec 18% 0 2.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 11 0 3.3
Feb 11 0 4.8
Mar 10 0 3.8
Apr 17 0 5.1
May 21 0 5.8
Jun 19 0 5.3
Jul 23 0 5.8
Aug 19 0 4.8
Sep 18 0 5.1
Oct 15 0 5.3
Nov 17 0 7.1
Dec 18 0 6.6


Humidity and Wind

Cranbourne has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is January (53.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (73.9%).

Wind in Cranbourne is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by August and September. January’s average wind speed of around 9.6 knots (11.1 MPH or 17.8 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 September where average top sustained speeds reach 16.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 9.6 Gentle breeze 15.7 Significant breeze
Feb 9.2 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze
Mar 8.5 Gentle breeze 14.3 Significant breeze
Apr 7.4 Gentle breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
May 7.9 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Jun 7.7 Gentle breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Jul 8.9 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Aug 9.4 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Sep 9.4 Gentle breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
Oct 9.1 Gentle breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
Nov 9 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Dec 9.2 Gentle breeze 15.5 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 53.6%
Feb 57.4%
Mar 57.3%
Apr 64%
May 68.5%
Jun 73.9%
Jul 70.9%
Aug 65.7%
Sep 60.2%
Oct 57.8%
Nov 58.8%
Dec 55.6%


Is it Safe to Travel to Cranbourne?

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 Cranbourne, VC, Australia is January, followed by July and March. 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 Cranbourne in May. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

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 81.2 in May means 81.2% of the tourists vs. January.



Overall Cranbourne Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 78.3°F (25.7°C) and 60.5°F (15.8°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is fairly slow 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 brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 6 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Cranbourne, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 75.8°F (24.3°C) and 62.4°F (16.9°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: approximately 5 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 Cranbourne to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 82.4°F (28°C) and 74.1°F (23.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 5 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.


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