Seasons & Weather

Houseboat seasons are as follows, however there are some variations to these periods.

OFF PEAK: June, July, August (including School holidays)

NORMAL: Sept-Dec/Feb-May (including April & September/October School holidays)

PEAK: Dec/Jan School Holidays only & Easter (5 nights)


SPRING: During September–November, the average maximum temperature is a glorious 23°C, with crisp nights of 9°C. Average monthly rainfall is 32mm.

SUMMER: Between December–February, summer brings hot, sunny days, with temperatures often reaching the high 30s and low 40s – make sure you pack SPF30 sunscreen and a hat. The average maximum temperature is 29°C, with a minimum of 14°C. Average monthly rainfall is 19mm.

AUTUMN: March to May brings cooler weather, with fresh evenings. The average maximum temperature is 23°C, with a minimum of 10°C. Average monthly rainfall is 28mm.

WINTER: Experience mild winters between June–August, with frosty days and chilly nights. The average maximum temperature is 17°C, with a minimum of 6°C. Average monthly rainfall is 37mm.

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