The best times to visit Raymond Island for ideal weather are

November 12th to April 8th

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



Other Raymond Island Travel Info

Weather in Raymond Island


Average temperatures in Raymond Island vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 48th 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 Raymond Island, 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 80.8°F (27.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.2°F (13.4°C) at night.

Raymond Island Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Raymond Island 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.

Raymond Island Perceived Temperature (F)


Raymond Island Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Raymond Island 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 80.3 67.1 54
Feb 78.4 66.5 55.1
Mar 76.1 63.3 51.2
Apr 69 57.4 46.6
May 64.3 53.2 42.5
Jun 58.5 48.8 39.2
Jul 58.7 48.1 38
Aug 60.6 49.9 39.1
Sep 65.3 53 40.4
Oct 69.3 56.9 44.2
Nov 72.9 60.8 48.5
Dec 75.5 63.4 51.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 26.8 19.5 12.2
Feb 25.8 19.2 12.8
Mar 24.5 17.4 10.7
Apr 20.6 14.1 8.1
May 17.9 11.8 5.8
Jun 14.7 9.3 4
Jul 14.8 8.9 3.3
Aug 15.9 9.9 3.9
Sep 18.5 11.7 4.7
Oct 20.7 13.8 6.8
Nov 22.7 16 9.2
Dec 24.2 17.4 10.6



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Raymond Island are January, July, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late November to early December with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

When can you find snow in Raymond Island? 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 Raymond Island.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 10% 0 1.4
Feb 17% 0 2.4
Mar 13% 0 1.8
Apr 18% 0 2
May 12% 0 1.3
Jun 18% 0 4
Jul 12% 0 1.3
Aug 13% 0 1.6
Sep 14% 0 1.4
Oct 15% 0 2.2
Nov 23% 0 3.3
Dec 19% 0 2.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 10 0 3.6
Feb 17 0 6.1
Mar 13 0 4.6
Apr 18 0 5.1
May 12 0 3.3
Jun 18 0 10.2
Jul 12 0 3.3
Aug 13 0 4.1
Sep 14 0 3.6
Oct 15 0 5.6
Nov 23 0 8.4
Dec 19 0 6.4


Humidity and Wind

Raymond Island has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is January (58% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (75.7%).

Wind in Raymond Island is usually moderate. The windiest month is September, followed by January and October. September’s average wind speed of around 8.7 knots (10 MPH or 16.1 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 late September where average top sustained speeds reach 16.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 8.4 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Feb 8.2 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Mar 7.6 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Apr 6.9 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
May 7.2 Gentle breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Jun 7.2 Gentle breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Jul 7.6 Gentle breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Aug 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Sep 8.7 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze
Oct 8.4 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Nov 8.2 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Dec 8.3 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 58%
Feb 66.7%
Mar 64%
Apr 71.4%
May 69.3%
Jun 75.7%
Jul 68.8%
Aug 65.8%
Sep 62.6%
Oct 62.6%
Nov 64.9%
Dec 62%


Is it Safe to Travel to Raymond Island?

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 Raymond Island, VC, Australia is August, followed by July 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 Raymond Island in February. 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 41.3 in February means 41.3% of the tourists vs. August.



Overall Raymond Island Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 77.8°F (25.4°C) and 61.3°F (16.3°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 5 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 the least precipitation with 4 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Raymond Island, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 74.3°F (23.5°C) and 63.7°F (17.6°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 7 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 Raymond Island to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 80.8°F (27.1°C) and 74.1°F (23.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 6 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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