The best times to visit Lakes Entrance for ideal weather are

October 29th 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 Lakes Entrance Travel Info

Weather in Lakes Entrance


Average temperatures in Lakes Entrance vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 44th 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 Lakes Entrance, the hottest months are January, February, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late January and early February where highs are regularly around 78.7°F (25.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 57.8°F (14.3°C) at night.

Lakes Entrance Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Lakes Entrance 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.

Lakes Entrance Perceived Temperature (F)


Lakes Entrance Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Lakes Entrance 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 77.8 66.3 56.9
Feb 76 65.3 57.3
Mar 73.3 62.7 54.8
Apr 65.9 56.9 50.8
May 60.4 53 47.6
Jun 54.7 48.6 43.8
Jul 54.9 47.8 42.8
Aug 57.1 49 43.2
Sep 62.4 52.5 45.1
Oct 66.9 56.2 47.6
Nov 70.5 59.9 51.4
Dec 72.7 62.2 53.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 25.4 19.1 13.8
Feb 24.4 18.5 14.1
Mar 22.9 17.1 12.7
Apr 18.8 13.8 10.4
May 15.8 11.7 8.7
Jun 12.6 9.2 6.6
Jul 12.7 8.8 6
Aug 13.9 9.4 6.2
Sep 16.9 11.4 7.3
Oct 19.4 13.4 8.7
Nov 21.4 15.5 10.8
Dec 22.6 16.8 11.8



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Lakes Entrance are January, May, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid May. For example, on the week of May 14th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid April with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of April 9th.

When can you find snow in Lakes Entrance? 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 Lakes Entrance.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 13% 0 1.8
Feb 21% 0 3.1
Mar 17% 0 2.5
Apr 24% 0 4.1
May 13% 0 1.9
Jun 21% 0 4.3
Jul 16% 0 2.3
Aug 20% 0 3.3
Sep 18% 0 2.4
Oct 21% 0 3.2
Nov 23% 0 4.1
Dec 19% 0 3.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 13 0 4.6
Feb 21 0 7.9
Mar 17 0 6.4
Apr 24 0 10.4
May 13 0 4.8
Jun 21 0 10.9
Jul 16 0 5.8
Aug 20 0 8.4
Sep 18 0 6.1
Oct 21 0 8.1
Nov 23 0 10.4
Dec 19 0 8.1


Humidity and Wind

Lakes Entrance has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is January (58.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (72.2%).

Wind in Lakes Entrance is usually calm. The windiest month is July, followed by August and September. July’s average wind speed of around 6.8 knots (7.8 MPH or 12.6 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 early August where average top sustained speeds reach 11.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 5.5 Light breeze 8.8 Gentle breeze
Feb 5.2 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.5 Light breeze 8.7 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.5 Light breeze 8.5 Gentle breeze
May 6.5 Light breeze 9.3 Gentle breeze
Jun 6.3 Light breeze 9.1 Gentle breeze
Jul 6.8 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Aug 6.8 Light breeze 10.2 Gentle breeze
Sep 6.7 Light breeze 10.2 Gentle breeze
Oct 5.8 Light breeze 9.3 Gentle breeze
Nov 5.4 Light breeze 8.8 Gentle breeze
Dec 5.3 Light breeze 8.8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 58.2%
Feb 65.5%
Mar 62.4%
Apr 68.8%
May 65.1%
Jun 72.2%
Jul 64.1%
Aug 63%
Sep 59.7%
Oct 60.7%
Nov 64.2%
Dec 62%


Is it Safe to Travel to Lakes Entrance?

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 Lakes Entrance, 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 Lakes Entrance 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

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 Lakes Entrance Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 75.2°F (24°C) and 57.5°F (14.2°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 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 cold weather with high temperatures that are still jacket weather. These months see moderate precipitation with 5 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Lakes Entrance, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 71.6°F (22°C) and 60.6°F (15.9°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 7 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 Lakes Entrance to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 78.7°F (25.9°C) and 71°F (21.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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