The best times to visit Queanbeyan for ideal weather are

February 12th to April 22nd


October 29th 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 Queanbeyan Travel Info

Weather in Queanbeyan


Average temperatures in Queanbeyan 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 52nd 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 Queanbeyan, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid January where highs are regularly around 87.6°F (30.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60.6°F (15.9°C) at night.

Queanbeyan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Queanbeyan 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.

Queanbeyan Perceived Temperature (F)


Queanbeyan Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Queanbeyan 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 73.7 59.7
Feb 84.1 71.3 59.3
Mar 79.8 66.7 53.4
Apr 72.2 58.9 45.1
May 65.6 51.3 37
Jun 58.8 47.5 35.8
Jul 57.5 45 31.9
Aug 61.2 47.3 33
Sep 68.2 53.5 37
Oct 75.5 60.6 44.1
Nov 81.3 67.5 52.4
Dec 82.9 69.8 55.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 30.8 23.2 15.4
Feb 28.9 21.8 15.2
Mar 26.6 19.3 11.9
Apr 22.3 14.9 7.3
May 18.7 10.7 2.8
Jun 14.9 8.6 2.1
Jul 14.2 7.2 -0.1
Aug 16.2 8.5 0.6
Sep 20.1 11.9 2.8
Oct 24.2 15.9 6.7
Nov 27.4 19.7 11.3
Dec 28.3 21 13.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Queanbeyan are April, September, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid October. For example, on the week of October 15th 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 2 days of significant precipitation the week of February 12th.

When can you find snow in Queanbeyan? 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 Queanbeyan.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 11% 0 2
Feb 20% 0 3.3
Mar 12% 0 2
Apr 8% 0 1.6
May 10% 0 1.5
Jun 15% 0 2.1
Jul 11% 0 1.7
Aug 9% 0 1.5
Sep 8% 0 1.9
Oct 13% 0 1.5
Nov 16% 0 3.6
Dec 20% 0 4

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 11 0 5.1
Feb 20 0 8.4
Mar 12 0 5.1
Apr 8 0 4.1
May 10 0 3.8
Jun 15 0 5.3
Jul 11 0 4.3
Aug 9 0 3.8
Sep 8 0 4.8
Oct 13 0 3.8
Nov 16 0 9.1
Dec 20 0 10.2


Humidity and Wind

Queanbeyan has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (47.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (75.1%).

Wind in Queanbeyan is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by December and November. January’s average wind speed of around 6.8 knots (7.8 MPH or 12.6 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late September where average top sustained speeds reach 13.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 6.8 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Feb 6.5 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Mar 5.8 Light breeze 10.4 Significant breeze
Apr 5.4 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
May 4.9 Light breeze 9.8 Significant breeze
Jun 5.4 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.5 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Aug 6.2 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Sep 6.2 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Oct 6.2 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Nov 6.7 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Dec 6.8 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 47.9%
Feb 55.9%
Mar 57.2%
Apr 61%
May 66.3%
Jun 75.1%
Jul 70.9%
Aug 62.5%
Sep 53.8%
Oct 48.3%
Nov 49.6%
Dec 49.8%


Is it Safe to Travel to Queanbeyan?

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 Queanbeyan, 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 Queanbeyan 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

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 Queanbeyan Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 81.2°F (27.3°C) and 61.9°F (16.6°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 4 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 moderate precipitation with 3 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Queanbeyan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 83.6°F (28.7°C) and 64.6°F (18.1°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 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 perfect this time of year in Queanbeyan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 87.6°F (30.9°C) and 80.3°F (26.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.


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