November is an excellent time to visit Airlie Beach. You can expect clear, sunny blue skies, warm to hot temperatures and the occasional light rain shower.
How hot is it in Airlie Beach in November?
Daytime temperatures usually reach 31°C (87°F) in Airlie Beach in November with high heat and humidity, falling to 20°C (68°F) at night.
How sunny is it in Airlie Beach in November?
There are normally nine hours of bright sunshine each day in Airlie Beach in November – that's around 70% of daylight hours.
Sunrise & sunset in November?
Sunrise is around 5:15am with sunset around 6:30pm.
How warm is the sea around Airlie Beach in November?
The average sea temperature around Airlie Beach in November is 26°C (78°F), which is very pleasant for swimming.
Does it rain in Airlie Beach in November?
There are usually six days with some rain in Airlie Beach in November and the average monthly rainfall is around 49mm (2in).
How windy is it in Airlie Beach in November?
November sees an average wind speed of 14km/h (8.7 mph; 7.6 knots). The predominant wind direction is from the south-east and east. However, north-east winds occur with increasing frequency from September through to January.
What to do in Airlie Beach in November?
November is perfect for hiking the region's trails and exploring beaches, snorkelling and scuba diving. It's also excellent for sailing.
August to November is considered the most settled time of year for sailing in the Whitsundays. During the months of November through January, it’s normal to get wind from the northeast direction.
Be prepared for the occasional cyclone from November to May. Although cyclones usually occur during February and March. Queensland has an excellent cyclone warning system that provides plenty of advance notice of an impending cyclone.
The stinger season lasts from October to March. A lycra stinger suit should be worn when swimming in the sea around Airlie Beach during this time. The risk of being stung is small. Sharks are generally not regarded as a risk.
No local holidays means less crowds.
|High Temp: 31°C (87°F)|
|Low Temp: 20°C (68°F)|
|Sunshine: 9 hours per day|
|Daylight: 13 hours per day|
|Wind speed: 14km/h (8.7 mph; 7.6 knots)|
|Rainfall: 49mm (2in) per month|
|Wet Days: 6 days with some rain|
|Comfort Level: High heat & 63% humidity|
|UV Index: Extreme|
|Sea Temp: 26°C (78°F)|
|Airlie Beach, Whitsundays|
Anytime, but for the best weather visit Airlie Beach anytime during the winter dry season from May to November.
Note: Meteorological data for Airlie Beach is based on weather statistics gathered for the 30-year period 1991 to 2020, and is sourced from the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) at the closest weather station, Proserpine Airport (PPP), also known as Whitsunday Coast Airport, which is located 39km (24mi) southwest of Airlie Beach. Additional climate data is sourced from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
Advice on the best time to visit a particular destination is based on average local weather statistics, when the weather conditions are generally better than at other times of the year. We consider high and low temperatures, risk of rain (and thunderstorms, etc.), amount of sunshine and sea temperature. For general outdoor activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 18°C (64°F) and 27°C (80°F); and for hot-weather activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 24°C (75°F) and 32°C (89°F). Often, the best times to visit correspond to high season and therefore involve higher prices.
Latest update: Airlie Beach weather in November: 29 September, 2023
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