24 MayLocal Time: 12:43 CST UK Time: 04:13 BST
- Sunrise 06:37
- Sunset 17:52
- Moonrise 16:09
- Moonset 04:16
|Temp feels like:||19°c (66.2°f)|
|Length of Day:||13h 08m|
|Pressure:||30.12 " (1020 hpa)|
Average for May: 19°c (66°f)
Fri 24 May23°C (73°F)Night 13°C (55°F)
Sat 25 May25°C (77°F)Night 14°C (57°F)
Sun 26 May25°C (77°F)Night 13°C (55°F)
Mon 27 May26°C (79°F)Night 17°C (63°F)
Weather Overview for Gold Coast
Situated approximately forty minutes south of
With an average of over 300 days of sunshine each year and temperatures that promise to impress; the Gold Coast assures an enjoyable vacation, all year round. The Gold Coast will typically feature a subtropical climate, meaning hot, humid summers and mild, pleasant winters. With endless amounts of tourist activities and temperatures during the winter months that still reach as high as 22ºC, it’s no wonder the Gold Coast is Australia’s most desired holiday hotspot.
The beaches throughout the coastline will commonly see many locals and visitors lazing around, achieving a golden tan. Therefore plenty of beachwear is necessary, as it is also a good idea to pack a light jacket if you want to explore the beautiful hinterland surroundings of the coast. Always remember to bring a pair of sunglasses and a hat, not matter what time of the year you choose to travel.
Summer is the Gold Coast’s most favourable time of the year,
with thousands of tourists from around the world and
Unlike the northern hemisphere; autumn takes place from March until May. This is also a very pleasant time of the year if you want to escape the hot humidity of the summer months. Easter break is a very popular holiday throughout the Gold Coast as the region will see many visitors soaking up the last rays of the high climates. Temperatures during this time will average between 19ºC to 25ºC, and although thunderstorms are not as frequent, rainfall will be at its highest averaging at 200mm in March.
Although winter can at times feel chilly because of the
surrounding coastal breeze of the South Pacific Ocean, it is very mild in
comparison to the freezing climates typical of
Spring; similar to autumn is very pleasant time of the year to visit, as the surrounding air is fresh and temperatures are very enjoyable. Climates will noticeably climb higher from September through until November, and a brisk shower is always a pleasant way to lower the hot afternoon temperatures.