The best times to visit Kaniva for ideal weather are

October 22nd to April 15th

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



Other Kaniva Travel Info

Weather in Kaniva


Average temperatures in Kaniva vary greatly. 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 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 Kaniva, 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 90.9°F (32.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.4°F (13.6°C) at night.

Kaniva Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Kaniva 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.

Kaniva Perceived Temperature (F)


Kaniva Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Kaniva 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 88.5 72.4 55.3
Feb 87.9 71.8 55
Mar 80.5 66.3 51.1
Apr 72.2 59.3 46.5
May 64.3 53.5 43.3
Jun 58.2 48.8 39.8
Jul 56.8 47.7 38.9
Aug 59.7 49.2 39.1
Sep 65.8 53.2 40.3
Oct 73.9 58.9 43.2
Nov 80.5 65.1 48.6
Dec 83.6 68.7 51.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 31.4 22.4 12.9
Feb 31.1 22.1 12.8
Mar 26.9 19.1 10.6
Apr 22.3 15.2 8.1
May 17.9 11.9 6.3
Jun 14.6 9.3 4.3
Jul 13.8 8.7 3.8
Aug 15.4 9.6 3.9
Sep 18.8 11.8 4.6
Oct 23.3 14.9 6.2
Nov 26.9 18.4 9.2
Dec 28.7 20.4 11



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Kaniva are March, October, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late December. For example, on the week of December 24th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid July with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.

When can you find snow in Kaniva? 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 Kaniva.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 6% 0 1.3
Feb 6% 0 0.5
Mar 6% 0 0.7
Apr 7% 0 0.9
May 12% 0 1.3
Jun 11% 0 1.4
Jul 15% 0 1.5
Aug 13% 0 1.3
Sep 12% 0 1.2
Oct 6% 0 0.6
Nov 9% 0 1.3
Dec 8% 0 1.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 6 0 3.3
Feb 6 0 1.3
Mar 6 0 1.8
Apr 7 0 2.3
May 12 0 3.3
Jun 11 0 3.6
Jul 15 0 3.8
Aug 13 0 3.3
Sep 12 0 3
Oct 6 0 1.5
Nov 9 0 3.3
Dec 8 0 2.8


Humidity and Wind

Kaniva has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is January (32.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (73.6%).

Wind in Kaniva is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by December and February. January’s average wind speed of around 10.4 knots (11.9 MPH or 19.2 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 16.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 10.4 Gentle breeze 15.6 Significant breeze
Feb 9.9 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Mar 9 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
Apr 8 Gentle breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
May 7.7 Gentle breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Jun 7.8 Gentle breeze 12.6 Significant breeze
Jul 8 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Aug 8.5 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
Sep 8.9 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Oct 9.3 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Nov 9.7 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
Dec 10.1 Gentle breeze 15.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 32.9%
Feb 35.9%
Mar 42.1%
Apr 51.6%
May 66%
Jun 73.1%
Jul 73.6%
Aug 68.6%
Sep 58.4%
Oct 45.2%
Nov 39.2%
Dec 34.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Kaniva?

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 Kaniva, VC, Australia is February, followed by January 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 Kaniva 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 66.7 in November means 66.7% of the tourists vs. February.



Overall Kaniva Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 83.6°F (28.7°C) and 60.5°F (15.8°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 4 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 cold weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 3 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Kaniva, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 82.2°F (27.9°C) and 63.5°F (17.5°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 4 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 perfect this time of year in Kaniva to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 90.9°F (32.7°C) and 81.2°F (27.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 2 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.


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