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Top 5 Best Airflow Ceiling Fans

Looking for the best airflow ceiling fan for your space? We've compiled our list of recommendations across a number of categories to help narrow down your search.

Top 5: Airflow

Welcome to our Top 5 Best Airflow Ceiling Fans listing, where we'll cover the best options in terms of sheer airflow output in a number of categories.

Ceiling fans come in all shapes, sizes and prices, so one is bound to suit you and your space. We’ve reviewed and ranked the top 5 best ceiling fans for airflow output (cooling) from our entire range. The goal of this list is to help simplify and better understand your choices. We’ve highlighted the features that are important in each category and provided an overview of why each model was chosen. We hope this list will help you identify the types of features important to you and narrow down your options.

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Best Overall

56" Trinity DC ceiling fan

The Trinity DC ceiling fan is our best overall airflow choice as it provides powerful airflow while consuming very little power. The aerodynamic aerofoil blades utilise a variable blade pitch which effectively sweep large volumes of air. Crafted from polymer, the blades offer powerful and quiet airflow while being easy to maintain and long-lasting. Bundled with a remote control (normally valued at $99) the Trinity DC ceiling fan includes many advanced functions as standard. All these features and more make the Trinity DC ceiling fan the overall winner in airflow, efficiency and noise levels.

Pro’s:

  • Powerful airflow
  • Extremely energy efficient
  • Aerodynamic aerofoil blades move large volumes of air
  • Polymer blades offer quiet airflow
  • Polymer blades are easy to maintain and long-lasting
  • Multiple finishes available
  • Low running costs
  • 8 speed remote control included
  • Fan Off Timer built in to remote control
  • Fan reversing function available

Con’s:

  • DC fans are more expensive
  • Not light adaptable
  • Only available in one size
  • 56″ blade span may not suit all spaces
 
The 56″ Trinity DC ceiling fan utilises the latest in DC motor technology to provide powerful airflow while being extremely energy efficient. Available in three finishes (Black, Oil-rubbed Bronze with Koa blades and Matte White), it includes an 8-speed remote control with advanced functions built-in (such as fan off timer, fan reversing and natural wind mode). For a complete rundown, read our In-Depth Trinity Review.

Starting from $379

Price (incl. GST)

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Best Budget

48" / 52" / 56" Velocity ceiling fan

The Velocity ceiling fan is our best budget airflow choice as it provides industry-leading airflow at a price that won’t break the bank. For anyone wanting guaranteed airflow and cooling output, the Velocity ceiling fan is a fantastic choice — it will consistently deliver powerful airflow year after year. Available in multiple sizes and finishes, it is a versatile solution to use throughout your home. A truly time tested design, the Velocity will provide reliable cooling for many years to come.

Pro’s:

  • Industry-leading powerful airflow
  • Efficient AC motor technology
  • Multiple finishes available
  • Multiple sizes available
  • LED Light adaptable
  • Remote control available
  • Summer/Winter modes

Con’s:

  • Steel blades are not ideal for noise-sensitive areas
  • Industrial design may not suit all decors
 
The Velocity ceiling fan is a time-tested and true design that has been helping keep Australian’s cool for over a decade. Available in three sizes (48″, 52″ and 56″) and three finishes (Black, Brushed Chrome and White) the Velocity fan is a versatile model that will suit most decors. The Velocity utilises a high-performance AC motor, four steel blades, includes a wall control and is LED light adaptable.

Starting from $159

Price (incl. GST)

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Best Value

60" Loft ceiling fan

The Loft ceiling fan is our best value airflow choice as it provides class-leading airflow at a heavily discounted price. Part of our clearance range, the Loft has been a highly successful ceiling fan in the Australian market — initially retailing for $429.00, the new special price of $199.00 offers exceptional value. Although our designs evolve, there’s still plenty to love about the originals. These discontinued products are limited. Once they’re gone, they’re gone.

Pro’s:

  • Very powerful airflow
  • Aerodynamic airfoil blade design
  • Polymer blades offer quiet airflow
  • Reliable AC motor technology
  • Multiple finishes available
  • Remote control available
  • Summer/Winter modes

Con’s:

  • Large 60″ blade span may not suit all spaces
  • Industrial design may not suit all decors
  • Not light adaptable
  • Recommended for indoor use only
 
The 60″ Loft ceiling fan is an industrial design powerhouse that has been specifically engineered to provide exceptional airflow. Available in Brushed Steel and White finishes, the Loft ceiling fan combines a high-performance AC motor with aerodynamic airfoil blades to offer high-speed airflow. The large 60″ blade span and variable blade pitch design of the polymer blades help distribute the air in a wide area. The polymer blades offer quiet airflow while being easy to maintain and long-lasting.

Starting from $199

Price (incl. GST)

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Best Outdoor

48" / 52" / 56" Velocity ceiling fan in Stainless Steel

The Velocity in Stainless Steel is our best outdoor airflow choice as it provides the high-velocity airflow required for outdoor cooling while the Stainless Steel design ensures it will better resist the outdoor elements. The Velocity produces industry-leading cooling that is guaranteed to help keep you comfortable on even the hottest and most humid Australian summer days. The Marine Grade 316 Stainless Steel construction is purposely engineered to resist harsh outdoor conditions and makes the Velocity in Stainless Steel the ideal choice for coastal environments.

Pro’s:

  • Industry-leading powerful airflow
  • Efficient AC motor technology
  • Marine grade 316 stainless steel construction
  • Ideal for coastal and harsh outdoor environments
  • Multiple sizes available
  • Remote control available
  • Summer/Winter modes

Con’s:

  • Cost of stainless steel is higher
  • Industrial design may not suit all decors
  • Not light adaptable
  • Stainless steel blades not suitable for noise-sensitive areas
 
The Velocity ceiling fan in Stainless Steel is a time-tested and reliable design that has been helping keep Australian’s cool for over a decade. Available in 48″, 52″ and 56″ blade spans, the Velocity fan is manufactured from marine grade 316 stainless steel. This allows the Velocity ceiling fan to provide exceptional cooling performance while being able to resist Australia’s harsh outdoor conditions.

Starting from $299

Price (incl. GST)

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Best Bedroom

52" Arumi ceiling fan

The Arumi ceiling fan is our best bedroom airflow choice as it is available in a 52″ blade span (suitable for most bedrooms), uses polymer blades for quiet airflow and the aerodynamic design of the blades provide excellent airflow. The lack of size options and finishes means the Arumi won’t be the right fit for all spaces. But in terms of sheer airflow output, it tops our list for the standard bedroom-sized fans. For more options and recommendations, consider our <strong><a class=”link” href=”/top-5-best-bedroom-ceiling-fans/”>Top 5 Best Bedroom Ceiling Fans</a></strong>.

Pro’s:

  • Very powerful airflow
  • Aerodynamic airfoil blade design
  • Timber aesthetic blades crafted from polymer
  • Polymer blades offer quiet airflow
  • Polymer blades are easy to maintain and long-lasting
  • Reliable AC motor technology
  • Remote control available
  • Summer/Winter modes

Con’s:

  • Only available in one finish/design
  • Only available in a single design
  • Recommended for indoor use only
 
The 52″ Arumi ceiling fan blends a modern design with aerodynamic performance to create a robust cooling solution for your contemporary decor. Combining a stylish and compact motor with three all-weather polymer blades, the Arumi includes a wall control as standard and is LED light kit adaptable. The sweeping and elegant high-quality ABS blade design adds a refined form to the function of the Arumi fan. The variable blade pitch from blade tip to motor provides highly efficient and quiet airflow.

Starting from $269

Price (incl. GST)

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