The best times to visit Dampier Peninsula for ideal weather are

May 21st to September 2nd

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



Other Dampier Peninsula Travel Info

Weather in Dampier Peninsula


Average temperatures in Dampier Peninsula vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 35th 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 Dampier Peninsula, the hottest months are November, December, and then October. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late November to early December where highs are regularly around 101.8°F (38.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.5°F (25.3°C) at night.

Dampier Peninsula Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Dampier Peninsula 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.

Dampier Peninsula Perceived Temperature (F)


Dampier Peninsula Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Dampier Peninsula 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 94.2 85 77.6
Feb 94.7 85.1 77.4
Mar 95.3 85 76.4
Apr 96.2 83.2 71.4
May 91.4 77.6 64.5
Jun 87 72.6 58.3
Jul 87.3 72 56.9
Aug 90.7 74.3 58
Sep 97.2 80.6 65
Oct 99.5 85.1 72.8
Nov 101.1 87.9 77.3
Dec 99.2 87.6 78.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 34.6 29.4 25.3
Feb 34.8 29.5 25.2
Mar 35.2 29.4 24.7
Apr 35.7 28.4 21.9
May 33 25.3 18.1
Jun 30.6 22.6 14.6
Jul 30.7 22.2 13.8
Aug 32.6 23.5 14.4
Sep 36.2 27 18.3
Oct 37.5 29.5 22.7
Nov 38.4 31.1 25.2
Dec 37.3 30.9 25.7



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Dampier Peninsula are August, 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 mid April. For example, on the week of April 16th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late February and early March with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of February 26th.

When can you find snow in Dampier Peninsula? 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 Dampier Peninsula.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 27% 0 7.9
Feb 27% 0 6.7
Mar 22% 0 4.7
Apr 3% 0 0.4
May 3% 0 1
Jun 1% 0 0.2
Jul 2% 0 0.9
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0.1
Oct 1% 0 0.1
Nov 3% 0 0.4
Dec 16% 0 3.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 27 0 20.1
Feb 27 0 17
Mar 22 0 11.9
Apr 3 0 1
May 3 0 2.5
Jun 1 0 0.5
Jul 2 0 2.3
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0.3
Oct 1 0 0.3
Nov 3 0 1
Dec 16 0 9.9


Humidity and Wind

Dampier Peninsula has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is July (30.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (70.2%).

Wind in Dampier Peninsula is usually moderate. The windiest month is November, followed by December and October. November’s average wind speed of around 9 knots (10.4 MPH or 16.8 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 early December where average top sustained speeds reach 17 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 8.3 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Feb 7.8 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
Mar 6.7 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Apr 6.4 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
May 6.8 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Jun 7 Gentle breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Jul 6.9 Light breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Aug 7.2 Gentle breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
Sep 7.8 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Oct 8.7 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
Nov 9 Gentle breeze 16.5 Significant breeze
Dec 9 Gentle breeze 16.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 70.2%
Feb 69.1%
Mar 65.3%
Apr 51.5%
May 38.9%
Jun 36.1%
Jul 30.6%
Aug 34.2%
Sep 36%
Oct 45.7%
Nov 46%
Dec 57.9%


Is it Safe to Travel to Dampier Peninsula?

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 Dampier Peninsula, WT, Australia is August, followed by June 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 Dampier Peninsula in November. 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 48 in November means 48% of the tourists vs. August.



Overall Dampier Peninsula Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 96.5°F (35.8°C) and 88.5°F (31.4°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 7 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Dampier Peninsula, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 101.8°F (38.8°C) and 95.9°F (35.5°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 1 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 somewhat warm this time of year in Dampier Peninsula to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 101°F (38.3°C) and 92.2°F (33.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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