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Weather

Central Australia is a semi arid environment which means the climate is one of clear blue skies through out most of the year, low rainfall, an average of nine hours of sunshine, long hot summers and short, sunny winters with frosty mornings. Sun

Summer

December, January and February- Hot days and nights with temperatures ranging from 20oC to 35oC.

Autumn

March, April and May- Warm days and nights mean it is one of the best times of the year to visit.

Winter

June, July and August- Cool sunny days with cold nights and frost, followed by pleasant afternoon temperatures.

Spring

September, October and November- Warm days and nights, thunder and dust storms and wildflower season making it one of the most exciting seasons.

 

Month

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Max

35.9

35

32.3

27.6

23

19.7

19.5

22.9

27

31.1

33.9

35.4

Min

20.9

20.1

17.1

12.2

7.7

4.9

3.7

6.0

9.7

14.4

17.6

19.9

 

Hats and sunscreen are essential outdoors and warm clothing is recommended at all times of the year. Be sure to check the weather before you venture outdoors and make sure you are prepared for changes in temperature. Guard against dehydration by drinking lots of water no matter what the season.