The best times to visit West Gladstone for ideal weather are
April 9th to September 30th
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Weather in West Gladstone
Average temperatures in West Gladstone vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 54th 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 West Gladstone, the hottest months are January, December, and then February. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late January where highs are regularly around 89.5°F (31.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.1°F (22.8°C) at night.
West Gladstone Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
West Gladstone Temperatures (Celsius)
West Gladstone Perceived Temperature (F)
West Gladstone Perceived Temperature (C)
Average West Gladstone Temperatures by Month
|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 West Gladstone are August, July, and then September. 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 September. For example, on the week of September 10th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid February with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of February 12th.
When can you find snow in West Gladstone? 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 West Gladstone.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in West Gladstone (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
West Gladstone has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is July (56.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (71.1%).
Wind in West Gladstone is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by February and March. January’s average wind speed of around 11 knots (12.6 MPH or 20.3 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 January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 17.4 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in West Gladstone.
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||11||Significant breeze||15.5||Significant breeze|
|Feb||10.7||Gentle breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
|Mar||10.6||Gentle breeze||15||Significant breeze|
|Apr||8.9||Gentle breeze||12.8||Significant breeze|
|May||8.3||Gentle breeze||11.9||Significant breeze|
|Jun||7.4||Gentle breeze||10.6||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||7.5||Gentle breeze||10.7||Significant breeze|
|Aug||7.1||Gentle breeze||10.5||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||7.9||Gentle breeze||11.8||Significant breeze|
|Oct||9.3||Gentle breeze||13.6||Significant breeze|
|Nov||9.4||Gentle breeze||13.4||Significant breeze|
|Dec||9.6||Gentle breeze||13.5||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to West Gladstone?
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 West Gladstone, 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 West Gladstone 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 West Gladstone Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 87.3°F (30.7°C) and 76.1°F (24.5°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 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 comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 2 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in West Gladstone, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 88.5°F (31.4°C) and 78.2°F (25.7°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 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 West Gladstone to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.5°F (31.9°C) and 86.8°F (30.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.