The best times to visit Falls Creek for ideal weather are

January 1st to February 11th

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

 

 


Other Falls Creek Travel Info

Weather in Falls Creek

Temperature

Average temperatures in Falls Creek vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the 3rd 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 Falls Creek, 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 66.9°F (19.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 48.8°F (9.3°C) at night.

Falls Creek Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Falls Creek 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.

Falls Creek Perceived Temperature (F)

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Falls Creek Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Falls Creek 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)
Jan65.456.246.6
Feb63.354.346.3
Mar57.549.742
Apr49.142.236.1
May42.837.231.9
Jun37.432.728.1
Jul33.729.925.8
Aug35.330.926.2
Sep42.235.729.1
Oct50.642.634.3
Nov56.748.439.8
Dec5950.441.3

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan18.613.48.1
Feb17.412.47.9
Mar14.29.85.6
Apr9.55.72.3
May62.9-0.1
Jun30.4-2.2
Jul0.9-1.2-3.4
Aug1.8-0.6-3.2
Sep5.72.1-1.6
Oct10.35.91.3
Nov13.79.14.3
Dec1510.25.2

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Falls Creek are January, October, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late November to early December with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

When can you find snow in Falls Creek? 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 Falls Creek.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan18%04
Feb25%06
Mar22%05.1
Apr23%04.1
May20%03.7
Jun21%04
Jul27%04.4
Aug28%04.5
Sep22%03.8
Oct20%03.7
Nov27%06.2
Dec27%05.6

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan18010.2
Feb25015.2
Mar22013
Apr23010.4
May2009.4
Jun21010.2
Jul27011.2
Aug28011.4
Sep2209.7
Oct2009.4
Nov27015.7
Dec27014.2

 

Humidity and Wind

Falls Creek has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is January (59.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (89.1%).

Wind in Falls Creek is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is July, followed by August and June. July’s average wind speed of around 14.4 knots (16.6 MPH or 26.7 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 early August where average top sustained speeds reach 22.4 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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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
Jan9.8Gentle breeze16.5Significant breeze
Feb9.4Gentle breeze14.4Significant breeze
Mar10.8Gentle breeze16.1Significant breeze
Apr10.4Gentle breeze16Significant breeze
May11Significant breeze17.1Significant breeze
Jun12.3Significant breeze18.2Strong breeze
Jul14.4Significant breeze20.9Significant breeze
Aug12.9Significant breeze20.3Strong breeze
Sep11.8Significant breeze19.3Significant breeze
Oct11Significant breeze17.7Strong breeze
Nov10.8Gentle breeze17Significant breeze
Dec9.9Gentle breeze16.3Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan59.4%
Feb68%
Mar71.7%
Apr80.6%
May79.9%
Jun83.8%
Jul89.1%
Aug86.2%
Sep77.1%
Oct68.7%
Nov68.3%
Dec66%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Falls Creek?

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 Falls Creek, VC, Australia is August, followed by July 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 Falls Creek in February. 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 41.3 in February means 41.3% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Falls Creek Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 60.6°F (15.9°C) and 41.5°F (5.3°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 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 freezing weather with high temperatures that are still jacket weather. These months see the most precipitation with 6 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Falls Creek, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 58.2°F (14.6°C) and 39.8°F (4.3°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 8 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 too cold this time of year in Falls Creek to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 66.9°F (19.4°C) and 56.9°F (13.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 9 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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