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.



Other Toowoomba Travel Info

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)


“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.

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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 82 71.1 63.3
Feb 79.9 69.7 62.5
Mar 78 67.8 60.4
Apr 72.9 63 54.7
May 67.2 57.5 48.8
Jun 61.6 52.7 44.3
Jul 61 51.5 42.2
Aug 65.5 54.8 44.4
Sep 71.4 60.2 49.7
Oct 76.1 64.2 53.8
Nov 80 68.3 59
Dec 80.1 69.4 61

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 27.8 21.7 17.4
Feb 26.6 20.9 16.9
Mar 25.6 19.9 15.8
Apr 22.7 17.2 12.6
May 19.6 14.2 9.3
Jun 16.4 11.5 6.8
Jul 16.1 10.8 5.7
Aug 18.6 12.7 6.9
Sep 21.9 15.7 9.8
Oct 24.5 17.9 12.1
Nov 26.7 20.2 15
Dec 26.7 20.8 16.1



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.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 17% 0 5.4
Feb 19% 0 3
Mar 15% 0 3.3
Apr 10% 0 1
May 10% 0 1.6
Jun 13% 0 1.6
Jul 9% 0 0.9
Aug 9% 0 1.4
Sep 11% 0 1.3
Oct 13% 0 2.2
Nov 16% 0 2.6
Dec 25% 0 4.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 17 0 13.7
Feb 19 0 7.6
Mar 15 0 8.4
Apr 10 0 2.5
May 10 0 4.1
Jun 13 0 4.1
Jul 9 0 2.3
Aug 9 0 3.6
Sep 11 0 3.3
Oct 13 0 5.6
Nov 16 0 6.6
Dec 25 0 11.4


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.

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 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
Jan 65.5%
Feb 68.5%
Mar 67.2%
Apr 64.4%
May 63.7%
Jun 69.1%
Jul 61.5%
Aug 51.5%
Sep 50.9%
Oct 52.7%
Nov 59.3%
Dec 64.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Toowoomba?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 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 Nov 30, 2023.


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

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 76.2 in December means 76.2% of the tourists vs. May.



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.


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