The best times to visit Peak Hill for ideal weather are

February 12th to April 29th


September 17th to December 23rd

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



Other Peak Hill Travel Info

Weather in Peak Hill


Average temperatures in Peak Hill vary greatly. 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 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 Peak Hill, 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 91.1°F (32.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 71.9°F (22.2°C) at night.

Peak Hill Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Peak Hill 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.

Peak Hill Perceived Temperature (F)


Peak Hill Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Peak Hill 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 90.4 76.9 68.7
Feb 85.8 73.7 66.8
Mar 81.6 68.9 61.5
Apr 73.9 61.4 52.9
May 65.4 53.1 44.8
Jun 58.7 49 42.8
Jul 56.7 47.2 41.2
Aug 61.4 50.4 42.7
Sep 68.2 55.7 46.4
Oct 75.7 62.9 54.5
Nov 81.5 69.2 61.1
Dec 83.4 70.9 62.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 32.4 24.9 20.4
Feb 29.9 23.2 19.3
Mar 27.6 20.5 16.4
Apr 23.3 16.3 11.6
May 18.6 11.7 7.1
Jun 14.8 9.4 6
Jul 13.7 8.4 5.1
Aug 16.3 10.2 5.9
Sep 20.1 13.2 8
Oct 24.3 17.2 12.5
Nov 27.5 20.7 16.2
Dec 28.6 21.6 17.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Peak Hill are April, September, 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 late July. For example, on the week of July 23rd 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 Peak Hill? 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 Peak Hill.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Peak Hill (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 1.5
Feb 26% 0 4.3
Mar 10% 0 2.2
Apr 9% 0 1.3
May 11% 0 1.9
Jun 16% 0 1.9
Jul 12% 0 1.9
Aug 13% 0 1.7
Sep 10% 0 1.4
Oct 18% 0 1.8
Nov 27% 0 4.6
Dec 23% 0 4.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 13 0 3.8
Feb 26 0 10.9
Mar 10 0 5.6
Apr 9 0 3.3
May 11 0 4.8
Jun 16 0 4.8
Jul 12 0 4.8
Aug 13 0 4.3
Sep 10 0 3.6
Oct 18 0 4.6
Nov 27 0 11.7
Dec 23 0 10.7


Humidity and Wind

Peak Hill has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (42.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (75.1%).

Wind in Peak Hill is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by October and December. January’s average wind speed of around 7.1 knots (8.1 MPH or 13.1 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 to mid October 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 Peak Hill.

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 7.1 Gentle breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Feb 5.3 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.5 Light breeze 9.4 Significant breeze
Apr 4.3 Light breeze 8.4 Gentle breeze
May 4.1 Light breeze 8.6 Significant breeze
Jun 4.2 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.2 Light breeze 8.6 Significant breeze
Aug 5 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
Sep 6.3 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Oct 7 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Nov 6.1 Light breeze 10.9 Significant breeze
Dec 6.5 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 42.1%
Feb 53.8%
Mar 53.4%
Apr 58.1%
May 65.5%
Jun 75.1%
Jul 73.7%
Aug 63.7%
Sep 53.7%
Oct 49%
Nov 50.1%
Dec 49%


Is it Safe to Travel to Peak Hill?

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 Peak Hill, NW, Australia is September, followed by March and January. 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 Peak Hill in April. 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 61 in April means 61% of the tourists vs. September.



Overall Peak Hill Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 84.3°F (29.1°C) and 63.1°F (17.3°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 moderate precipitation with 4 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Peak Hill, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 88.2°F (31.2°C) and 64.3°F (17.9°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 8 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Peak Hill to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 91.1°F (32.8°C) and 80.6°F (27°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 7 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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