Heard Island and McDonald Islands
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Heard Island and McDonald Islands

The best time to visit Heard Island and McDonald Islands is from January until December, when you will have a very cold temperature, but little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Heard Island and McDonald Islands is 4°C in March and the lowest is 1°C in July.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Heard Island and McDonald Islands or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average Heard Island and McDonald Islands weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 3 3 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2
Precipitation (mm) 76 69 90 89 87 86 87 88 82 72 71 70



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Heard Island and McDonald Islands weather

The Heard Island and McDonald Islands weather for will be 1° till 6° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Heard Island and McDonald Islands 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Snow
UV
Saturday
21 may
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3°C
1°C
0.8 mm
30%
10 Bft
WSW
0.1 cm
1
Sunday
22 may
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2°C
0°C
12.9 mm
90%
14 Bft
SSW
3.7 cm
1
Monday
23 may
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1°C
-2°C
1.9 mm
75%
14 Bft
WSW
2 cm
1
Tuesday
24 may
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3°C
1°C
2.9 mm
75%
10 Bft
WSW
2 cm
2
Wednesday
25 may
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4°C
1°C
6.3 mm
75%
7 Bft
SSE
0 cm
2


Climate Heard Island and McDonald Islands

The average annual temperature for Heard Island and McDonald Islands is 2° degrees and there is about 967 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 177 days a year with an average humidity of 71% and an UV-index of 5.

Heard Island and McDonald Islands

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 3 3 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2
Night temp. (°C) 2 2 2 2 1 0 -1 -1 -1 -1 0 1
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 76 69 90 89 87 86 87 88 82 72 71 70
Days with rain 11 10 11 11 10 5 3 3 9 9 11 10
Days with snow - - - - 2 7 9 12 13 10 4 -
Dry days 20 18 20 19 19 18 19 16 8 12 15 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 7 8 10 11 12 12 12 10 7 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3
UV-index 3 3 4 4 5 6 7 6 6 5 4 3

Heard Island and McDonald Islands weather by month

What is the average Heard Island and McDonald Islands weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Heard Island and McDonald Islands?

Heard Island and McDonald Islands lies in a straight line about 17,223 km from United States (New York → Heard Island and McDonald Islands).

How long is the flight to Heard Island and McDonald Islands?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Heard Island and McDonald Islands is approximately 22 h. 10 min.

How many inhabitants are there in Heard Island and McDonald Islands?

Heard Island and McDonald Islands has approximately 100 inhabitants.

How big is Heard Island and McDonald Islands?

The area of Heard Island and McDonald Islands is around 412 km². It is 591x smaller than United States.