The best times to visit North Coast for ideal weather are

March 26th to June 3rd

or

September 17th to December 30th

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

 

 


Other North Coast Travel Info

Weather in North Coast

Temperature

Average temperatures in North Coast vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half 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 North Coast, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late January where highs are regularly around 82.5°F (28.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 66°F (18.9°C) at night.

North Coast Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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North 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.

North Coast Perceived Temperature (F)

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North Coast Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average North 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)
Jan82.273.464.1
Feb8172.464.1
Mar79.670.161.2
Apr75.164.856.1
May70.859.149
Jun66.555.746
Jul65.553.442.1
Aug68.755.342.7
Sep72.660.347.2
Oct75.664.452.2
Nov78.168.859.4
Dec8070.861.4

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan27.92317.8
Feb27.222.417.8
Mar26.421.216.2
Apr23.918.213.4
May21.615.19.4
Jun19.213.27.8
Jul18.611.95.6
Aug20.412.95.9
Sep22.615.78.4
Oct24.21811.2
Nov25.620.415.2
Dec26.721.616.3

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in North Coast are September, August, 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 early to mid September. For example, on the week of September 10th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid February with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of February 12th.

When can you find snow in North 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 North Coast.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan21%06.5
Feb31%07.9
Mar24%05.7
Apr28%07.9
May19%03.7
Jun25%06.7
Jul16%02.3
Aug13%02.8
Sep13%02.6
Oct18%02.6
Nov26%07.5
Dec25%05.2

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan21016.5
Feb31020.1
Mar24014.5
Apr28020.1
May1909.4
Jun25017
Jul1605.8
Aug1307.1
Sep1306.6
Oct1806.6
Nov26019.1
Dec25013.2

 

Humidity and Wind

North Coast has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is August (61.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (73.9%).

Wind in North Coast is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by November and December. January’s average wind speed of around 7.3 knots (8.4 MPH or 13.6 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 late October to early November where average top sustained speeds reach 13.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan7.3Gentle breeze12.8Significant breeze
Feb6.7Light breeze12Significant breeze
Mar5.9Light breeze11.1Significant breeze
Apr5.6Light breeze10.1Gentle breeze
May5.3Light breeze9.6Significant breeze
Jun5.7Light breeze9.9Gentle breeze
Jul5.7Light breeze10.3Significant breeze
Aug5.7Light breeze11Significant breeze
Sep6.4Light breeze12.2Significant breeze
Oct7Gentle breeze13Significant breeze
Nov7.2Gentle breeze13Significant breeze
Dec7.1Gentle breeze12.8Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan71.5%
Feb73.9%
Mar73.5%
Apr73.4%
May70.2%
Jun71.1%
Jul66.2%
Aug61.9%
Sep62.5%
Oct65.4%
Nov71.6%
Dec70.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to North 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 North Coast, NW, Australia is August, followed by February 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 North Coast in July. 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 81 in July means 81% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall North Coast Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 80.8°F (27.1°C) and 68.2°F (20.1°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 8 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 comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 4 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in North Coast, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 79.7°F (26.5°C) and 70.3°F (21.3°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 8 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 North Coast to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 82.5°F (28.1°C) and 79.5°F (26.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 9 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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