The Whitsundays enjoys a tropical climate of hot summers, warm winters and bright spring and autumn days. Average daily temperatures range from around 22 to 23 degrees celsius in the winter months of June and July, and up to 29 to 30 degrees celsius in December and January during the height of summer. Water temperatures remain a welcoming 25 degrees celsius most of the year round.
The tropical wet season occurs during January to March when days can be steamy and the summer heat is often broken by tropical showers.
Below you will find current weather information for the next 3 days in the Whitsundays, as well as live webcams from Airlie Beach and the Great Barrier Reef so you can see what the weather is doing right now!
Whitsundays weather forecast details thanks to Weather Zone and if you want to search more details on the weather forecast, search postcode 4802. Planning a holiday at another time of year? See the average monthly temperatures.
Alternatively, you can visit the Australian Bureau of Meteorology website for the latest information.
If you're planning on sailing the Whitsundays during your holiday, visit the Australian Bureau of Meteorology for the latest information.
The Whitsundays is a tidal area and this can affect your planning. Find out the latest information and tide predictions at the Australian Bureau of Meteorology.