The best times to visit Lockwood South 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.



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Weather in Lockwood South


Average temperatures in Lockwood South vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 49th 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 Lockwood South, 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 89.4°F (31.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 58.7°F (14.8°C) at night.

Lockwood South Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Lockwood South 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.

Lockwood South Perceived Temperature (F)


Lockwood South Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Lockwood South 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 87.4 72.1 56.2
Feb 86.2 71.5 57.5
Mar 78.7 65.4 51.8
Apr 70.2 58.1 45.8
May 62.3 51.6 40.5
Jun 56.5 47.5 37.3
Jul 54.4 45.7 35.9
Aug 57.4 47.7 36
Sep 63.8 51.9 37.9
Oct 72.1 58.5 43.1
Nov 78.8 64.7 49.9
Dec 82.3 68.2 52.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 30.8 22.3 13.4
Feb 30.1 21.9 14.2
Mar 25.9 18.6 11
Apr 21.2 14.5 7.7
May 16.8 10.9 4.7
Jun 13.6 8.6 2.9
Jul 12.4 7.6 2.2
Aug 14.1 8.7 2.2
Sep 17.7 11.1 3.3
Oct 22.3 14.7 6.2
Nov 26 18.2 9.9
Dec 27.9 20.1 11.3



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Lockwood South are January, October, and then April. 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 Lockwood South? 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 Lockwood South.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 7% 0 1.4
Feb 11% 0 1.8
Mar 10% 0 1.4
Apr 9% 0 1.5
May 14% 0 2
Jun 14% 0 1.7
Jul 22% 0 2.6
Aug 17% 0 2
Sep 10% 0 1.8
Oct 8% 0 1.2
Nov 13% 0 2.1
Dec 11% 0 1.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 7 0 3.6
Feb 11 0 4.6
Mar 10 0 3.6
Apr 9 0 3.8
May 14 0 5.1
Jun 14 0 4.3
Jul 22 0 6.6
Aug 17 0 5.1
Sep 10 0 4.6
Oct 8 0 3
Nov 13 0 5.3
Dec 11 0 4.1


Humidity and Wind

Lockwood South has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is January (35.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (78.6%).

Wind in Lockwood South is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by February and December. January’s average wind speed of around 8.8 knots (10.1 MPH or 16.3 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 January where average top sustained speeds reach 14.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 8.8 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Feb 8.2 Gentle breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Mar 6.9 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Apr 6.1 Light breeze 10.4 Gentle breeze
May 5.3 Light breeze 9.8 Significant breeze
Jun 5.5 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.5 Light breeze 10 Significant breeze
Aug 6.1 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Sep 6.7 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Oct 7.4 Gentle breeze 12.6 Significant breeze
Nov 7.8 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Dec 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 35.2%
Feb 40.8%
Mar 47.3%
Apr 55.9%
May 69.8%
Jun 76.1%
Jul 78.6%
Aug 70.8%
Sep 58.2%
Oct 46.6%
Nov 43.3%
Dec 37.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Lockwood South?

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 Lockwood South, 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 Lockwood South 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

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 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 Lockwood South Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 81.5°F (27.5°C) and 59.6°F (15.3°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 3 to 4 days of significant precipitation per month. 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 cold weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 4 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Lockwood South, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 80.2°F (26.8°C) and 61.9°F (16.6°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 3 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 Lockwood South to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.4°F (31.9°C) and 79.9°F (26.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.


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