The best times to visit Limestone Coast for ideal weather are

October 22nd 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.

 

 


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Weather in Limestone Coast

Temperature

Average temperatures in Limestone Coast vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a low chance of precipitation most of 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 Limestone Coast, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid February where highs are regularly around 80.3°F (26.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 57.5°F (14.2°C) at night.

Limestone Coast Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Limestone Coast 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.

Limestone Coast Perceived Temperature (F)

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Limestone Coast Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Limestone Coast 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)
Jan77.165.654.9
Feb76.665.355.6
Mar73.36353.3
Apr68.359.150.2
May62.755.748.4
Jun58.352.245.2
Jul5751.144.6
Aug58.252.145.4
Sep61.75445.8
Oct66.556.947.2
Nov7160.450.2
Dec73.663.353.1

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan25.118.712.7
Feb24.818.513.1
Mar22.917.211.8
Apr20.215.110.1
May17.113.29.1
Jun14.611.27.3
Jul13.910.67
Aug14.611.27.4
Sep16.512.27.7
Oct19.213.88.4
Nov21.715.810.1
Dec23.117.411.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Limestone Coast are February, January, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late February and early March. For example, on the week of February 26th 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 3 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.

When can you find snow in Limestone Coast? 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 Limestone Coast.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan4%00.6
Feb3%00.5
Mar9%01
Apr14%01.7
May20%02.3
Jun23%02.8
Jul34%03.7
Aug26%02.7
Sep17%01.8
Oct10%01.1
Nov11%01.3
Dec9%01.4

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan401.5
Feb301.3
Mar902.5
Apr1404.3
May2005.8
Jun2307.1
Jul3409.4
Aug2606.9
Sep1704.6
Oct1002.8
Nov1103.3
Dec903.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Limestone Coast has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is January (54.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (73.9%).

Wind in Limestone Coast is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is January, followed by February and August. January’s average wind speed of around 12.9 knots (14.9 MPH or 24 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 21.2 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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
Jan12.9Significant breeze19.8Strong breeze
Feb12.9Significant breeze19.8Strong breeze
Mar11.1Significant breeze17.3Strong breeze
Apr10.4Gentle breeze16.3Significant breeze
May10.4Gentle breeze15.1Strong breeze
Jun10.9Gentle breeze15.9Significant breeze
Jul11.7Significant breeze17Strong breeze
Aug12.4Significant breeze18.2Strong breeze
Sep12.2Significant breeze18.1Strong breeze
Oct11.6Significant breeze17.5Strong breeze
Nov11.7Significant breeze17.9Strong breeze
Dec12Significant breeze18.1Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan54.4%
Feb58.4%
Mar60%
Apr64.6%
May71.6%
Jun73.9%
Jul73.5%
Aug71%
Sep67.1%
Oct61%
Nov58.9%
Dec55.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Limestone Coast?

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 Limestone Coast, SA, 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 Limestone Coast 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

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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 66.7 in November means 66.7% of the tourists vs. February.

 

 

Overall Limestone Coast Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 75.7°F (24.3°C) and 60.3°F (15.7°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 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 7 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Limestone Coast, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 72.3°F (22.4°C) and 61°F (16.1°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 3 to 5 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 somewhat cool this time of year in Limestone Coast to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 80.3°F (26.8°C) and 72.9°F (22.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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