The best times to visit Scamander for ideal weather are

November 12th to April 22nd

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

 

 


Other Scamander Travel Info

Weather in Scamander

Temperature

Average temperatures in Scamander 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 46th 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 Scamander, the hottest months are January, February, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early January where highs are regularly around 74.8°F (23.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 54°F (12.2°C) at night.

Scamander Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Scamander 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.

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Scamander Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Scamander 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 73.7 63.5 54.2
Feb 71.3 63 55.4
Mar 70.4 61.3 52.1
Apr 65.1 56.7 48
May 61.3 52.5 43.9
Jun 57 49 40.9
Jul 56.2 47.9 39.4
Aug 57.5 49.2 40.3
Sep 60.9 51.9 42.2
Oct 63.9 54.8 45.1
Nov 67.4 58 49
Dec 70 60.8 51.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 23.2 17.5 12.3
Feb 21.8 17.2 13
Mar 21.3 16.3 11.2
Apr 18.4 13.7 8.9
May 16.3 11.4 6.6
Jun 13.9 9.4 4.9
Jul 13.4 8.8 4.1
Aug 14.2 9.6 4.6
Sep 16.1 11.1 5.7
Oct 17.7 12.7 7.3
Nov 19.7 14.4 9.4
Dec 21.1 16 10.9

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Scamander are January, March, 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 early to mid August with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of August 6th.

When can you find snow in Scamander? 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 Scamander.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 9% 0 2
Feb 17% 0 2.7
Mar 11% 0 1.9
Apr 15% 0 2.2
May 12% 0 2
Jun 20% 0 2.6
Jul 18% 0 2.1
Aug 21% 0 2.9
Sep 15% 0 2.1
Oct 13% 0 1.4
Nov 20% 0 3.9
Dec 14% 0 2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 9 0 5.1
Feb 17 0 6.9
Mar 11 0 4.8
Apr 15 0 5.6
May 12 0 5.1
Jun 20 0 6.6
Jul 18 0 5.3
Aug 21 0 7.4
Sep 15 0 5.3
Oct 13 0 3.6
Nov 20 0 9.9
Dec 14 0 5.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Scamander has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (61% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (74.7%).

Wind in Scamander is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by December and October. January’s average wind speed of around 7.4 knots (8.5 MPH or 13.7 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 January where average top sustained speeds reach 12.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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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 7.4 Gentle breeze 12 Significant breeze
Feb 6.7 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Mar 6.6 Light breeze 10.7 Significant breeze
Apr 5.9 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
May 6.2 Light breeze 9.6 Significant breeze
Jun 6.2 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
Jul 6.4 Light breeze 9.8 Significant breeze
Aug 6.8 Light breeze 10.7 Gentle breeze
Sep 6.9 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Oct 7 Gentle breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Nov 6.9 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Dec 7.2 Gentle breeze 11.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 61%
Feb 68.1%
Mar 66.4%
Apr 68.2%
May 69.7%
Jun 74.7%
Jul 72.4%
Aug 69%
Sep 63.7%
Oct 61.5%
Nov 65.2%
Dec 62.4%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Scamander?

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 Scamander, TS, Australia is September, followed by October 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 Scamander in August. 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 54.4 in August means 54.4% of the tourists vs. September.

 

 

Overall Scamander Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 71.7°F (22.1°C) and 59.5°F (15.3°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 the most precipitation with about 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Scamander, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 69.5°F (20.8°C) and 59.7°F (15.4°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Scamander to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 74.8°F (23.8°C) and 68°F (20°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 5 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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