The best times to visit Forest Hill for ideal weather are

May 7th to September 30th

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 Forest Hill

Temperature

Average temperatures in Forest Hill vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 57th 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 Forest Hill, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid June where highs are regularly around 85.2°F (29.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 67.7°F (19.8°C) at night.

Forest Hill Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Forest Hill 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.

Forest Hill Perceived Temperature (F)

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Forest Hill Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Forest Hill 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 31.3 23.2 16.2
Feb 26.8 17.2 8.9
Mar 44.6 34.7 27
Apr 61 50.1 40.5
May 76.9 64.8 53.7
Jun 77.5 68.1 61.2
Jul 79.7 69.6 60.7
Aug 79.1 68.4 58.8
Sep 76.6 64.1 53.4
Oct 63.5 52.2 42.8
Nov 49.9 40.6 33
Dec 44.7 37.8 32.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -0.4 -4.9 -8.8
Feb -2.9 -8.2 -12.8
Mar 7 1.5 -2.8
Apr 16.1 10.1 4.7
May 24.9 18.2 12.1
Jun 25.3 20.1 16.2
Jul 26.5 20.9 15.9
Aug 26.2 20.2 14.9
Sep 24.8 17.8 11.9
Oct 17.5 11.2 6
Nov 9.9 4.8 0.6
Dec 7.1 3.2 0.1

 


 
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 Forest Hill.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 0 0
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0
May 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 0 0
Dec 0% 0 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0
May 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 0 0
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Humidity and Wind

Forest Hill has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is May (51.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (75.3%).

Wind in Forest Hill is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by November and April. February’s average wind speed of around 7.2 knots (8.3 MPH or 13.4 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 mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 18.3 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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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 6.4 Light breeze 13 Significant breeze
Feb 7.2 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Mar 6.1 Light breeze 13 Significant breeze
Apr 6.7 Light breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
May 5.6 Light breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Jun 5.1 Light breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
Jul 3.3 Barely noticeable 10 Significant breeze
Aug 3.2 Barely noticeable 9 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.7 Barely noticeable 10.4 Significant breeze
Oct 6 Light breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Nov 7 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Dec 6.4 Light breeze 12.9 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 69.5%
Feb 61.7%
Mar 61.6%
Apr 52.9%
May 51.7%
Jun 70.3%
Jul 69.2%
Aug 66.5%
Sep 62%
Oct 58.8%
Nov 59.7%
Dec 75.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Forest Hill?

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 Forest Hill, 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 Forest Hill 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

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

 

 

Overall Forest Hill Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 80.3°F (26.8°C) and 29.3°F (-1.5°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Forest Hill, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 82.8°F (28.2°C) and 45.1°F (7.3°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Forest Hill to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 50.5°F (10.3°C) and 20.2°F (-6.6°C). These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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