The best times to visit Yamba for ideal weather are
April 30th to June 10th
August 6th to October 14th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
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Weather in Yamba
Average temperatures in Yamba vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 59th 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 Yamba, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid June where highs are regularly around 84.5°F (29.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 69.3°F (20.7°C) at night.
Yamba Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Yamba 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.
Yamba Perceived Temperature (F)
Yamba Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Yamba 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)|
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 Yamba.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Yamba (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
Yamba has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (48.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (76.1%).
Wind in Yamba is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by April and January. February’s average wind speed of around 7 knots (8.1 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 February where average top sustained speeds reach 17.7 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Yamba.
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||6.8||Light breeze||14.6||Significant breeze|
|Feb||7||Gentle breeze||14.3||Significant breeze|
|Mar||6.2||Light breeze||13.5||Significant breeze|
|Apr||7||Gentle breeze||14.5||Significant breeze|
|May||4.4||Light breeze||11.3||Significant breeze|
|Jun||4.9||Light breeze||12.5||Significant breeze|
|Jul||3.3||Barely noticeable||8.6||Significant breeze|
|Aug||3.7||Barely noticeable||8.8||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||4||Light breeze||9.6||Significant breeze|
|Oct||5.3||Light breeze||11.7||Significant breeze|
|Nov||5.8||Light breeze||12.1||Significant breeze|
|Dec||5.9||Light breeze||12.4||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Yamba?
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 Yamba, NW, Australia is February, followed by January 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 Yamba in November. 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 Yamba Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 78.8°F (26°C) and 33.5°F (0.8°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. 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 comfortable. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Yamba, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 82.8°F (28.2°C) and 49.1°F (9.5°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is far too cold this time of year in Yamba to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 53.3°F (11.8°C) and 26.6°F (-3°C). These times of year are the busiest with tourists.