The best times to visit Morton National Park for ideal weather are
October 15th to March 25th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Morton National Park Travel Guide
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Weather in Morton National Park
Average temperatures in Morton National Park 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 50th 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 Morton National Park, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early January where highs are regularly around 85.8°F (29.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.8°F (13.8°C) at night.
Morton National Park Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Morton National Park Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Morton National Park Perceived Temperature (F)
Morton National Park Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Morton National Park 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Morton National Park are July, May, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid April with an average of 6 days of significant precipitation the week of April 16th.
When can you find snow in Morton National Park? 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 Morton National Park.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Morton National Park (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Morton National Park has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is October (59% relative humidity), and the most humid month is April (80.7%).
Wind in Morton National Park is usually calm. The windiest month is July, followed by December and November. July’s average wind speed of around 7 knots (8 MPH or 12.9 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 August where average top sustained speeds reach 19.4 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Morton National Park.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||6.7||Light breeze||13.9||Significant breeze|
|Feb||5.4||Light breeze||11.5||Significant breeze|
|Mar||6||Light breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
|Apr||5.9||Light breeze||11.7||Significant breeze|
|May||6||Light breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
|Jun||5.5||Light breeze||11.8||Significant breeze|
|Jul||7||Gentle breeze||13.9||Significant breeze|
|Aug||6.1||Light breeze||13.2||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6.3||Light breeze||14.4||Significant breeze|
|Oct||6.5||Light breeze||14.1||Significant breeze|
|Nov||6.9||Light breeze||15.6||Significant breeze|
|Dec||7||Gentle breeze||15||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Morton National Park?
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 Morton National Park, NW, Australia is June, followed by January 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 Morton National Park in March. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Morton National Park Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 81°F (27.2°C) and 56.6°F (13.7°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the slowest 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 moderate precipitation with 2 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Morton National Park, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 85.8°F (29.9°C) and 57.3°F (14.1°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: approximately 3 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Morton National Park to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 85.4°F (29.7°C) and 68.4°F (20.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.