The best times to visit Falmouth for ideal weather are

November 12th to April 22nd

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

 

 


Other Falmouth Travel Info

Weather in Falmouth

Temperature

Average temperatures in Falmouth vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 46th 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 Falmouth, the hottest months are January, February, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early January where highs are regularly around 74.8°F (23.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 54°F (12.2°C) at night.

Falmouth Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Falmouth 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.

Falmouth Perceived Temperature (F)

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Falmouth Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Falmouth 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)
Jan73.763.554.2
Feb71.36355.4
Mar70.461.352.1
Apr65.156.748
May61.352.543.9
Jun574940.9
Jul56.247.939.4
Aug57.549.240.3
Sep60.951.942.2
Oct63.954.845.1
Nov67.45849
Dec7060.851.7

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan23.217.512.3
Feb21.817.213
Mar21.316.311.2
Apr18.413.78.9
May16.311.46.6
Jun13.99.44.9
Jul13.48.84.1
Aug14.29.64.6
Sep16.111.15.7
Oct17.712.77.3
Nov19.714.49.4
Dec21.11610.9

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Falmouth are January, March, 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 are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid August with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of August 6th.

When can you find snow in Falmouth? 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 Falmouth.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Falmouth (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)
Jan9%02
Feb17%02.7
Mar11%01.9
Apr15%02.2
May12%02
Jun20%02.6
Jul18%02.1
Aug21%02.9
Sep15%02.1
Oct13%01.4
Nov20%03.9
Dec14%02

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan905.1
Feb1706.9
Mar1104.8
Apr1505.6
May1205.1
Jun2006.6
Jul1805.3
Aug2107.4
Sep1505.3
Oct1303.6
Nov2009.9
Dec1405.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Falmouth has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (61% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (74.7%).

Wind in Falmouth is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by December and October. January’s average wind speed of around 7.4 knots (8.5 MPH or 13.7 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 to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 12.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

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
Jan7.4Gentle breeze12Significant breeze
Feb6.7Light breeze11.2Significant breeze
Mar6.6Light breeze10.7Significant breeze
Apr5.9Light breeze9.4Gentle breeze
May6.2Light breeze9.6Significant breeze
Jun6.2Light breeze9.5Gentle breeze
Jul6.4Light breeze9.8Significant breeze
Aug6.8Light breeze10.7Gentle breeze
Sep6.9Light breeze11.1Significant breeze
Oct7Gentle breeze11.4Significant breeze
Nov6.9Light breeze11.4Significant breeze
Dec7.2Gentle breeze11.8Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan61%
Feb68.1%
Mar66.4%
Apr68.2%
May69.7%
Jun74.7%
Jul72.4%
Aug69%
Sep63.7%
Oct61.5%
Nov65.2%
Dec62.4%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Falmouth?

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 Falmouth, TS, Australia is September, followed by October and January. 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 Falmouth in August. 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 54.4 in August means 54.4% of the tourists vs. September.

 

 

Overall Falmouth Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 71.7°F (22.1°C) and 59.5°F (15.3°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 3 to 4 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 about 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Falmouth, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 69.5°F (20.8°C) and 59.7°F (15.4°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Falmouth to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 74.8°F (23.8°C) and 68°F (20°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 5 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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