Weather

Weather in the Whitsunday Islands is about as close to ideal as it gets, with temperatures averaging a maximum of around 31°C (88°F) in the summer months and a minimum of 17°C (63°F) during the winter.

The Whitsunday Islands receive the heaviest rainfall between January and March with the least rain falling in August and September. During the more humid summer period, many visitors actually find the showers quite refreshing.

The tropical climate and cool sea breezes create an almost perfect combination, making the Whitsunday Island a fantastic destination at any time of the year.

Water temperatures average 28°C (82°F) in summer and rarely fall much below 24°C (75°F) even in the winter months, meaning anytime is a good time for a swim in the Whitsundays!