Annual average weather for Brisbane, Australia

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Annual Average Weather for Brisbane, Australia

The annual average maximum daily temperature is 24.9°C (76.8°F) which is warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The annual average water temperature is typically 23.5°C (74.3°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods. Annually there are on average 12.8 days of rain per month and 4.2 hours of sun per day.

When is the best time to visit Brisbane?

The best months to visit Brisbane are February, September, October, December, for the best beach weather, the most sunshine and optimal sunbathing and swimming conditions with the least chance of rain.

The weather is perfect for sunbathing in the months from November to March when the maximum temperature reaches above 26°C (72°F)

The sea is best for swimming between December and April when the sea temperature is above the average 24°C (74°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Can you sunbathe in Brisbane year round?

No, you can't sunbathe in Brisbane all year round. Some months are too cold for sunbathing, however you might enjoy other beach activities such as taking a walk, going hiking along trails or just enjoying the scenery.

The weather is best for sunbathing in the months from November to March when the maximum temperature reaches above 26°C (72°F)

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Can you swim in Brisbane year round?

Yes, you can swim in Brisbane all year round.

The warmest sea water temperatures in Brisbane are found in January when they peak at 27°C (80°F) and lowest in September when they dip to 21°C (69°F).

The sea temperature is above average for swimming between December and April when the sea temperature is above 24°C (74°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

For perfect swimming and lounging all day, try the months from December to February when the sea temperature is above 26°C (79°F)

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When is the hottest month in Brisbane?

The hottest month in Brisbane is January when the average maximum temperature is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days 29°C (83°F), average temperature is 25°C (77°F) and average minimum temperature is 22°C (71°F).

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When is the coldest month in Brisbane?

The coolest month in Brisbane is July when the average maximum temperature is 21°C (69°F), average temperature is 15°C (59°F) and average minimum temperature is 9°C (49°F).

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When is the sunniest month in Brisbane?

The sunniest days in Brisbane are in December which has the most hours of sunshine per day. In December the sunshine percentage is 40% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the least sunny month in Brisbane?

May has the least sunshine. In May the sunshine percentage is 27% making it extremely gloomy and overcast with little sunshine. There are 2.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the driest month in Brisbane?

The driest month in Brisbane is October with 2.5cm (1.0inches) of rain and August has the fewest days of rain with 6.2 days with some rain, a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

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When is the wettest month in Brisbane?

The wettest month in Brisbane is January with 28.3cm (11.1inches) of rain and December has the most days of rain with 17.2 days with some rain, a wet time to visit the beach.

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When is the sea the coldest in Brisbane?

The coldest sea water temperatures in Brisbane are found in September when they dip to 21°C (69°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

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When is the sea the warmest in Brisbane?

The warmest sea water temperatures in Brisbane are found in January when they peak at 27°C (80°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

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When is the most humid month in Brisbane?

The most humid month in Brisbane is January with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 22°C (71°F) which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan.

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When is the least humid month in Brisbane?

The least humid month in Brisbane is July with a dew point of 12°C (53°F) which is very comfortable.

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When is the windiest month in Brisbane?

The most windy month in Brisbane is October when the average maximum windspeed is 29KM/H (18MPH) and the average wind speed is 15KM/H (10MPH).

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Annual Temperature for Brisbane

The hottest month in Brisbane is January when the average maximum temperature is 29°C (83°F), average temperature is 25°C (77°F) and average minimum temperature is 22°C (71°F).

The coolest month in Brisbane is July when the average maximum temperature is 21°C (21°F), average temperature is 15°C (59°F) and average minimum temperature is 9°C (49°F).

Annual Sunshine for Brisbane

The longest days in Brisbane are in December, with an average of 13.9 hours of daylight per day. June has the shortest days with an average of 10.4 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Brisbane are in December which has the most hours of sunshine per day. The sunshine percentage is 40% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 5.0 hours of sunshine per day.

May has the least sunshine. The sunshine percentage is 27% making it extremely gloomy and overcast with little sunshine. There are 2.9 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in January when it reaches 14.9 and lowest in June when it reaches 4.1.

An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Annual Sea Temperature for Brisbane

The warmest sea water temperatures in Brisbane are found in January when they peak at 27°C (80°F) and lowest in September when they dip to 21°C (69°F).

The sea is best for swimming between December and April when the temperature is above 24°C (74°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Annual Rainfall for Brisbane

The wettest month in Brisbane is January with 28.3cm (11.1inches) of rain and December has the most days of rain with 17.2 days with some rain, a wet time to visit the beach.

The driest month in Brisbane is October with 2.5cm (1.0inches) of rain and August has the fewest days of rain with 6.2 days with some rain, a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Annual Humidity for Brisbane

The most humid month in Brisbane is January with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 22°C (71°F) which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan.

The least humid month in Brisbane is July with a dew point of 12°C (53°F) which is very comfortable.

Annual Wind Speed for Brisbane

The most windy month in Brisbane is October when the average maximum windspeed is 29KM/H (18MPH) and the average wind speed is 15KM/H (10MPH).

The least windy month in Brisbane is May when the average maximum windspeed is 22KM/H (14MPH) and the average wind speed is 13KM/H (8MPH).

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