The best times to visit Strahan for ideal weather are

November 26th to April 1st

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



Other Strahan Travel Info

Weather in Strahan


Average temperatures in Strahan vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 17th 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 Strahan, the hottest months are February, January, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid February where highs are regularly around 74.6°F (23.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 50°F (10°C) at night.

Strahan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Strahan 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.

Strahan Perceived Temperature (F)


Strahan Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Strahan 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 70.2 59.8 49.1
Feb 71.6 60.4 49.1
Mar 67.5 57.8 48.2
Apr 63 54.2 45.4
May 57.9 51.3 44.4
Jun 54.9 47.8 40.2
Jul 54.1 47.1 40.1
Aug 55.4 48 40.2
Sep 58.4 50 41.5
Oct 61 51.9 42.6
Nov 64.8 55 45.4
Dec 67.5 57.8 48.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 21.2 15.4 9.5
Feb 22 15.8 9.5
Mar 19.7 14.3 9
Apr 17.2 12.3 7.4
May 14.4 10.7 6.9
Jun 12.7 8.8 4.6
Jul 12.3 8.4 4.5
Aug 13 8.9 4.6
Sep 14.7 10 5.3
Oct 16.1 11.1 5.9
Nov 18.2 12.8 7.4
Dec 19.7 14.3 8.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Strahan are February, January, and then November. 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 February. For example, on the week of February 12th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early August with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of July 30th.

When can you find snow in Strahan? 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 Strahan.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 28% 0 3.3
Feb 18% 0 2.3
Mar 34% 0 4.4
Apr 36% 0 4.5
May 52% 0 6.5
Jun 45% 0 5.9
Jul 51% 0 7.2
Aug 56% 0 7.5
Sep 52% 0 6
Oct 37% 0 4.3
Nov 31% 0 3.6
Dec 36% 0 4.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 28 0 8.4
Feb 18 0 5.8
Mar 34 0 11.2
Apr 36 0 11.4
May 52 0 16.5
Jun 45 0 15
Jul 51 0 18.3
Aug 56 0 19.1
Sep 52 0 15.2
Oct 37 0 10.9
Nov 31 0 9.1
Dec 36 0 10.9


Humidity and Wind

Strahan has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (66.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (83.4%).

Wind in Strahan is usually moderate. The windiest month is September, followed by October and August. September’s average wind speed of around 11 knots (12.7 MPH or 20.4 KPH) is considered “a moderate 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 19.6 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 9.4 Gentle breeze 15.9 Significant breeze
Feb 8 Gentle breeze 14.3 Significant breeze
Mar 8.8 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Apr 8.3 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
May 9.1 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Jun 8.3 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Jul 9 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Aug 10.3 Gentle breeze 16.7 Significant breeze
Sep 11 Significant breeze 17.8 Significant breeze
Oct 10.3 Gentle breeze 17 Strong breeze
Nov 9.4 Gentle breeze 15.9 Significant breeze
Dec 9.9 Gentle breeze 16.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 66.3%
Feb 67.9%
Mar 72.5%
Apr 76%
May 81.5%
Jun 83.4%
Jul 80.8%
Aug 77.5%
Sep 72.8%
Oct 69.9%
Nov 69.4%
Dec 67.8%


Is it Safe to Travel to Strahan?

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 Strahan, 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 Strahan 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

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 Strahan Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 69.7°F (20.9°C) and 56.8°F (13.8°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 11 to 16 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 still jacket weather. These months see the most precipitation with 13 to 17 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Strahan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 67.1°F (19.5°C) and 58.3°F (14.6°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 9 to 16 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 Strahan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 74.6°F (23.7°C) and 66.3°F (19.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 11 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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