Australia
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Australia

The best time to visit Australia is from January until May and October until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Australia is 31°C in January and the lowest is 17°C in July. The water temperature is between 20°C and 26°C.

Australia has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Australia 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 West Australia weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 31 31 28 25 21 18 17 18 19 22 26 29
Water temperature (°C) 24 26 25 25 24 23 21 20 20 21 21 23
Precipitation (mm) 12 6 8 15 34 39 52 48 31 15 14 10

Climate data from city: Perth

Average East Australia weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 28 28 27 24 22 19 19 21 23 24 26 27
Precipitation (mm) 73 55 85 53 40 45 23 26 26 59 44 65

Climate data from city: Brisbane

Average Southeast Australia weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 25 23 19 16 13 12 13 16 19 22 24
Water temperature (°C) 20 20 20 19 18 17 16 16 15 16 18 19
Precipitation (mm) 25 30 27 26 29 27 26 33 34 33 41 48

Climate data from city: Melbourne

Average South Australia weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 26 24 21 17 15 14 15 17 20 22 24
Precipitation (mm) 12 16 17 18 24 25 31 31 23 19 28 25

Climate data from city: Adelaide

Average North Australia weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 31 31 31 31 31 30 30 30 32 33 33 32
Water temperature (°C) 32 31 32 32 31 29 27 28 29 31 33 33
Precipitation (mm) 297 216 215 83 22 2 3 2 15 49 91 203

Climate data from city: Darwin




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Australia weather

The Australia weather for will be 15° till 23° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

The Australia weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Canberra.

5-day weather forecast Australia

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Tuesday
28 june
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18°C
9°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
ESE
2
Wednesday
29 june
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17°C
10°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
ESE
3
Thursday
30 june
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18°C
7°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
SSE
5
Friday
1 july
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17°C
7°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
SE
5
Saturday
2 july
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16°C
6°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
SE
5

View the 14 day weather forecast for Australia


Climate Australia

Click on a region of Australia to view the climate:

West Australia (Perth)

West Australia has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for West Australia is 24° degrees and there is about 284 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 240 days a year with an average humidity of 63% and an UV-index of 5.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 31 31 28 25 21 18 17 18 19 22 26 29
Night temp. (°C) 19 19 18 16 13 11 10 10 10 12 15 17
Water temp. (°C) 24 26 25 25 24 23 21 20 20 21 21 23
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 12 6 8 15 34 39 52 48 31 15 14 10
Days with rain 5 3 6 8 9 10 15 14 12 9 6 5
Dry days 26 25 25 22 22 20 16 17 18 22 24 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 12 11 9 7 6 6 6 6 8 11 11 12
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 6 6 5 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 6

Climate data from city: Perth

East Australia (Brisbane)

East Australia has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for East Australia is 24° degrees and there is about 593 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 149 days a year with an average humidity of 74% and an UV-index of 5.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 28 28 27 24 22 19 19 21 23 24 26 27
Night temp. (°C) 22 22 21 18 15 13 13 13 15 17 19 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 73 55 85 53 40 45 23 26 26 59 44 65
Days with rain 15 17 20 17 14 13 11 9 12 14 12 17
Dry days 16 11 11 13 17 17 20 22 18 17 18 14
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 10 9 7 7 6 6 7 9 9 11 10
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 6 6 5 5 4 5 5 5 6 6 6

Climate data from city: Brisbane

Southeast Australia (Melbourne)

Southeast Australia has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Southeast Australia is 19° degrees and there is about 380 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 168 days a year with an average humidity of 72% and an UV-index of 4.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 25 23 19 16 13 12 13 16 19 22 24
Night temp. (°C) 14 15 14 11 9 7 7 6 7 9 11 13
Water temp. (°C) 20 20 20 19 18 17 16 16 15 16 18 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 25 30 27 26 29 27 26 33 34 33 41 48
Days with rain 9 9 12 12 14 13 16 15 15 12 13 12
Dry days 22 19 19 18 17 17 15 16 15 19 17 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 9 10
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 3 2 3 3 3 3 2 2
UV-index 5 5 4 4 4 3 3 3 4 4 5 6

Climate data from city: Melbourne

South Australia (Adelaide)

South Australia has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for South Australia is 20° degrees and there is about 268 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 204 days a year with an average humidity of 66% and an UV-index of 5.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 26 24 21 17 15 14 15 17 20 22 24
Night temp. (°C) 18 18 17 15 13 10 10 9 10 12 14 16
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 12 16 17 18 24 25 31 31 23 19 28 25
Days with rain 6 6 9 9 12 12 15 13 12 9 9 10
Dry days 25 22 22 21 19 18 16 18 18 22 21 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 8 8 8 8 7 8 8 8 9 10
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 5 6 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 6

Climate data from city: Adelaide

North Australia (Darwin)

North Australia has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for North Australia is 31° degrees and there is about 1197 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 157 days a year with an average humidity of 67% and an UV-index of 7.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 31 31 31 31 31 30 30 30 32 33 33 32
Night temp. (°C) 27 27 27 26 24 22 22 22 25 26 28 28
Water temp. (°C) 32 31 32 32 31 29 27 28 29 31 33 33
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 297 216 215 83 22 2 3 2 15 49 91 203
Days with rain 28 26 27 20 9 2 3 1 7 15 23 28
Dry days 3 2 4 10 22 28 28 30 23 16 7 3
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 8 9 9 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 9
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 7

Climate data from city: Darwin

Australia weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Australia?

Australia lies in a straight line about 9,169 km from Pakistan (Islamabad → Canberra).

How long is the flight to Australia?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Australia is approximately 12 h. 40 min.

What are the largest airports in Australia?

These are the largest airports in Australia:

  • Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport – Sydney
  • Brisbane International Airport – Brisbane
  • Perth International Airport – Perth
  • Adelaide International Airport – Adelaide
  • Cairns International Airport – Cairns
  • Townsville Airport – Townsville
  • Albury Airport – Albury
  • Darwin International Airport – Darwin
  • Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport – Toowoomba
  • Hobart International Airport – Hobart

How many inhabitants are there in Australia?

Australia has approximately 24,981,500 inhabitants.

How big is Australia?

The area of Australia is around 7,692,024 km². It is 10x bigger than Pakistan.

What is the capital of Australia?

The capital of Australia is Canberra.

What is the currency of Australia?

In Australia the Australian dollar (AUD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 June 2022

  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.009 Australian dollar
  • 1 Australian dollar = 116.36 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 0.86 Australian dollar
  • 100 Australian dollar = 11,635.75 Pakistani rupee

What is the area code of Australia?

The area code to call Australia is +61.