The best times to visit South Tamworth for ideal weather are
March 12th to June 10th
September 17th to November 18th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
South Tamworth Travel Guide
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Weather in South Tamworth
Average temperatures in South Tamworth vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very nice much of the year, but hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a low chance of precipitation most 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 South Tamworth, the hottest months are August, September, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 97.1°F (36.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.6°F (23.1°C) at night.
South Tamworth Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
South Tamworth Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
South Tamworth Perceived Temperature (F)
South Tamworth Perceived Temperature (C)
Average South Tamworth 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in South Tamworth are September, July, 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 early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late April with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of April 23rd.
When can you find snow in South Tamworth? 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 South Tamworth.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in South Tamworth (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
South Tamworth has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is August (50.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is May (82.1%).
Wind in South Tamworth is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by November and April. February’s average wind speed of around 7 knots (8 MPH or 13 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 May where average top sustained speeds reach 16 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in South Tamworth.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||5.5||Light breeze||13||Significant breeze|
|Feb||7||Gentle breeze||14.4||Significant breeze|
|Mar||5.1||Light breeze||11.8||Significant breeze|
|Apr||6.5||Light breeze||13.3||Significant breeze|
|May||6.2||Light breeze||14.3||Significant breeze|
|Jun||4.9||Light breeze||12||Significant breeze|
|Jul||5.2||Light breeze||11.3||Significant breeze|
|Aug||4.1||Light breeze||10.7||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.1||Light breeze||10.5||Significant breeze|
|Oct||5||Light breeze||12||Significant breeze|
|Nov||6.9||Light breeze||14.1||Significant breeze|
|Dec||6.2||Light breeze||13.4||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to South Tamworth?
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 South Tamworth, 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 South Tamworth 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
Overall South Tamworth Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 80.1°F (26.7°C) and 43.6°F (6.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 7 to 18 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 2 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in South Tamworth, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 93.7°F (34.3°C) and 54.1°F (12.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 4 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 too cold this time of year in South Tamworth to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 67.7°F (19.8°C) and 37.9°F (3.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 4 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.