The best times to visit Fitzroy Island for ideal weather are
February 26th to May 6th
October 1st to December 30th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Fitzroy Island Travel Guide
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Weather in Fitzroy Island
Average temperatures in Fitzroy Island vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a very low chance of precipitation throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 54th 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 Fitzroy Island, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 96.9°F (36.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.9°F (24.9°C) at night.
Fitzroy Island Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Fitzroy Island 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.
Fitzroy Island Perceived Temperature (F)
Fitzroy Island Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Fitzroy Island 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)|
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 Fitzroy Island.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Fitzroy Island (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
Fitzroy Island has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is February (57% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (70.4%).
Wind in Fitzroy Island is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is February, followed by January and November. February’s average wind speed of around 5.2 knots (6 MPH or 9.7 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late May 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 Fitzroy Island.
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||4.3||Light breeze||11.5||Significant breeze|
|Feb||5.2||Light breeze||12.5||Significant breeze|
|Mar||4||Light breeze||10.6||Significant breeze|
|Apr||3.7||Barely noticeable||10.8||Gentle breeze|
|May||3||Barely noticeable||12.6||Significant breeze|
|Jun||2.5||Barely noticeable||10||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||2.7||Barely noticeable||10.7||Significant breeze|
|Aug||2.3||Barely noticeable||9.4||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||2.2||Barely noticeable||9.1||Significant breeze|
|Oct||3.6||Barely noticeable||10.8||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||4.1||Light breeze||11.3||Significant breeze|
|Dec||4.1||Light breeze||10.3||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Fitzroy Island?
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 Fitzroy Island, QL, Australia is July, followed by September 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 Fitzroy Island in December. 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 Fitzroy Island Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88°F (31.1°C) and 65.4°F (18.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. 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. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Fitzroy Island, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 93.1°F (33.9°C) and 68.2°F (20.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is too cold this time of year in Fitzroy Island to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 72.9°F (22.7°C) and 53.8°F (12.1°C). These times of year are the slowest with tourists.