Common questions

What is the climate like in Geelong?


What is the climate like in Geelong?

The climate is warm and temperate in Geelong. Geelong is a city with a significant rainfall. Even in the driest month there is a lot of rain. The average annual temperature is 14.7 °C | 58.5 °F in Geelong.

How cold does Geelong get?

In Geelong, the summers are comfortable, the winters are cold, and it is windy and partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 44°F to 76°F and is rarely below 37°F or above 92°F.

Does Geelong have snow?

Snow Forecast: By the end of Tuesday, a series of lows and troughs will have left behind a fresh layer of end-of-season snow, with most of this falling above 1000m….VIC.

Temp: -4°C 3°C
Snow: 0cm

Why is Geelong windy?

Everyone knows Geelong is a windy place. Close to the coast and without sheltering hills, often the prevailing northwesterlies and southwesterlies are created by isobaric pressure gradients associated with low pressure systems south of Tasmania.

Is Geelong a city or town?

Geelong, second largest city of Victoria, Australia, and a major port on Corio Bay (an extension of Port Phillip Bay).

What is a person from Geelong called?

During the city’s early years, an inhabitant of Geelong was often known as a Geelongite, or a Pivotonian, derived from the city’s nickname of “The Pivot”, referencing the city’s role as a shipping and rail hub for the area.

Is Geelong worth visiting?

Geelong is close to the stunning Great Ocean Road and copious surf-friendly beaches. This city is in transition but its tourism potential is vast. It’s worth paying a visit to see what it can offer.

Where is the warmest place in Victoria in winter?

Further information

Extremes in winter 2019
Warmest nights on average 9.5 °C at Wilsons Promontory Lighthouse
Warmest night 14.7 °C at Cape Otway Lighthouse on 29 Jun
Warmest on average overall 12.2 °C at Gabo Island Lighthouse
Coolest on average overall -0.3 °C at Falls Creek

How strong is the wind in Geelong?

Latest weather at 11:50am

64% Humidity
W Wind Direction
1009.7 Pressure (hPa)
37 km/h 20 knots Wind Speed
72 km/h 39 knots Highest Gust (10:01am)

What is the best suburb in Geelong?

Best suburbs in Barwon

  • Belmont. 5/5. Ranked 1st best suburb in Barwon.
  • Scarsdale. 5/5. Ranked 2nd best suburb in Barwon.
  • East Geelong. 4.5/5. Ranked 3rd best suburb in Barwon.
  • Manifold Heights. 4.5/5. Ranked 4th best suburb in Barwon.
  • Newtown. 4.5/5. Ranked 5th best suburb in Barwon.
  • Jan Juc. 4.5/5.
  • Highton. 4.5/5.
  • Clifton Springs. 4.5/5.