The best times to visit Toowoomba for ideal weather are
January 29th to May 13th
September 10th 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.
Toowoomba Travel Guide
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Weather in Toowoomba
Average temperatures in Toowoomba vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 66th 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 Toowoomba, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid January where highs are regularly around 83.8°F (28.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 62.7°F (17.1°C) at night.
Toowoomba Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Toowoomba 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.
Toowoomba Perceived Temperature (F)
Toowoomba Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Toowoomba 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 Toowoomba are July, August, 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 August. For example, on the week of July 30th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late December with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of December 24th.
When can you find snow in Toowoomba? 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 Toowoomba.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Toowoomba (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
Toowoomba has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is September (50.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (69.1%).
Wind in Toowoomba is usually moderate. The windiest month is February, followed by January and March. February’s average wind speed of around 12.9 knots (14.8 MPH or 23.8 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 early to mid February where average top sustained speeds reach 18.2 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Toowoomba.
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||12.8||Significant breeze||17.3||Strong breeze|
|Feb||12.9||Significant breeze||17.2||Strong breeze|
|Mar||12.6||Significant breeze||16.9||Strong breeze|
|Apr||10.2||Gentle breeze||14.4||Significant breeze|
|May||9.4||Gentle breeze||13.6||Strong breeze|
|Jun||9.2||Gentle breeze||13.7||Significant breeze|
|Jul||9.6||Gentle breeze||14.1||Strong breeze|
|Aug||9.7||Gentle breeze||14.2||Significant breeze|
|Sep||10||Gentle breeze||14.9||Strong breeze|
|Oct||11.1||Significant breeze||15.8||Significant breeze|
|Nov||11.6||Significant breeze||16.1||Strong breeze|
|Dec||11.9||Significant breeze||16.6||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Toowoomba?
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 Toowoomba, QL, Australia is May, followed by July and August. 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 Toowoomba in December. 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 Toowoomba Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 78.9°F (26.1°C) and 64.6°F (18.1°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 3 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 3 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Toowoomba, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 81.7°F (27.6°C) and 67.5°F (19.7°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 5 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Toowoomba to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 83.8°F (28.8°C) and 78.9°F (26.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.