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.



Other Yamba Travel Info

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)


“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.

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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 35.4 28.7 22.9
Feb 31.9 23.8 16.3
Mar 45.4 36.8 29.9
Apr 62 51.6 43.1
May 76.8 65.8 56.7
Jun 77.9 69.7 62.5
Jul 81.4 73.6 66.4
Aug 79.7 70.9 62.3
Sep 76.8 67.3 59.5
Oct 63 54.7 47.2
Nov 53.2 45.3 38.3
Dec 49.2 42.9 37.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 1.9 -1.8 -5.1
Feb -0.1 -4.6 -8.7
Mar 7.4 2.7 -1.2
Apr 16.7 10.9 6.2
May 24.9 18.8 13.7
Jun 25.5 20.9 16.9
Jul 27.4 23.1 19.1
Aug 26.5 21.6 16.8
Sep 24.9 19.6 15.3
Oct 17.2 12.6 8.4
Nov 11.8 7.4 3.5
Dec 9.6 6.1 3.1


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.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 0 0
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0
May 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 0 0
Dec 0% 0 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0
May 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 0 0


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.

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 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
Jan 60.7%
Feb 53.9%
Mar 55%
Apr 48.7%
May 60.5%
Jun 76.1%
Jul 73.4%
Aug 68.5%
Sep 70.2%
Oct 68.8%
Nov 60.4%
Dec 75.6%


Is it Safe to Travel to Yamba?

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 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

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 66.7 in November means 66.7% of the tourists vs. February.



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.


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