Forster Tuncurry is known for its beaches and lake systems and when it comes to local weather, boy does it turn it on!

For most of the year you can expect the weather to allow for swimming and water sports, it might get a bit brisk and water temps drop during the winter months, however many locals swim all year round. Blue skies compliment the most magnificent crystal clear waterways and beaches, if clouds or rain make an appearance, they generally don't stick around for too long.


Temperatures in the region can be considered Mild throughout the year. In Winter, we experience an average low of approximately 7 - 8 with daytime temperatures reaching 18 -20 and in the Summer months we see highs of approximately 28 - 29.

When to Visit

Peak season in Forster Tuncurry is considered to be the Christmas School Holidays, most holiday properties will be fully booked during this period and the town swells with visitors. This is when most choose to visit the area as the weather is at its warmest and most guests have been coming to town for years. When do we recommend you visit? All year round is perfect.

  • Visit in Summer to enjoy the warmer weather and thrive on the activity and excitement in the air
  • Visit in Autumn or Spring if your prefer to relax with warm days and cooler nights
  • Visit in Winter for those picture perfect days where the lakes and calm and tranquil