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Weather in Australia

Plan ahead with this information on weather and rainfall in Australia’s capital cities.


 

WHAT IS THE WEATHER LIKE IN AUSTRALIA?

Australia's climate varies greatly throughout the eight states and territories; there are four seasons across most of the country and a wet and dry season in the tropical north.   

Australia's seasons are at opposite times to those in the northern hemisphere. December to February is summer; March to May is autumn; June to August is winter; and September to November is spring. 

Plan ahead with this information on weather and rainfall in Australia’s capital cities.

SUMMER

Dec Jan Feb
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
25.7 78 26.4 80 26.3 79
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
17.5 64 18.8 66 19 66
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
74 94 113
Avg rainy days

AUTUMN

Mar Apr May
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
25.2 77 22.9 73 20 68
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
17.5 64 14.1 57 10.9 52
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
115 106 101
Avg rainy days

WINTER

Jun Jul Aug
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
17.6 64 17 63 18.3 65
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
8.6 47 7.1 45 8.1 47
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
120 69 77
Avg rainy days

SPRING

Sep Oct Nov
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
20.5 69 22.5 73 24 75
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
10.3 51 13.1 56 15.3 60
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
61 72 81
Avg rainy days

SUMMER

Dec Jan Feb
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
24.2 76 25.9 79 25.8 78
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
12.9 55 14.3 58 14.6 58
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
59 48 48
Avg rainy days

AUTUMN

Mar Apr May
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
23.9 75 20.3 69 16.7 62
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
13.2 56 10.8 51 8.6 47
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
50 58 56
Avg rainy days

WINTER

Jun Jul Aug
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
14 57 13.4 56 15 59
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
6.9 44 6 43 6.7 44
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
49 48 50
Avg rainy days

SPRING

Sep Oct Nov
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
20.5 69 22.5 73 24 75
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
10.3 51 13.1 56 15.3 60
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
61 72 81
Avg rainy days

SUMMER

Dec Jan Feb
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
28.6 83 29.1 84 28.9 84
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
19.8 68 20.9 70 20.8 69
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
126 158 172
Avg rainy days

AUTUMN

Mar Apr May
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
28.1 83 26.3 79 23.5 74
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
19.5 67 16.9 62 13.8 57
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
139 90 99
Avg rainy days

WINTER

Jun Jul Aug
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
21.2 70 20.6 69 21.7 71
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
10.9 52 9.5 49 10 50
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
71 63 43
Avg rainy days

SPRING

Sep Oct Nov
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
23.8 75 25.6 78 27.3 81
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
12.5 55 15.6 60 18 64
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
35 94 97
Avg rainy days

SUMMER

Dec Jan Feb
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
28.9 84 31.6 89 31.9 89
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
14.8 59 16.9 62 17.5 64
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
10 9 15
Avg rainy days

AUTUMN

Mar Apr May
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
28.1 83 25.5 78 21.7 71
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
19.5 67 12.9 55 10.4 51
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
139 41 100
Avg rainy days

WINTER

Jun Jul Aug
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
18.9 66 17.9 64 18.4 65
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
9 48 8 46 8 46
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
162 159 117
Avg rainy days

SPRING

Sep Oct Nov
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
20.1 68 22.6 73 25.8 78
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
8.9 48 10.2 50 12.7 55
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
71 45 26
Avg rainy days

SUMMER

Dec Jan Feb
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
26.8 80 28.5 83 28.5 83
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
15.1 59 16.5 62 16.8 62
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
26 20 21
Avg rainy days

AUTUMN

Mar Apr May
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
26 79 22.1 72 18.6 65
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
15.2 59 12.7 55 10.4 51
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
24 44 68
Avg rainy days

WINTER

Jun Jul Aug
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
15.8 60 14.9 59 16.1 61
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
8.5 47 7.5 46 8 46
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
72 67 62
Avg rainy days

SPRING

Sep Oct Nov
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
18.4 65 21.3 70 24.4 76
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
9.2 49 11.1 52 13.1 56
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
51 45 31
Avg rainy days

SUMMER

Dec Jan Feb
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
26.1 79 28 82 27.1 81
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
11.4 53 13.2 56 13.1 56
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
54 59 56
Avg rainy days

AUTUMN

Mar Apr May
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
24.5 76 20 68 15.6 60
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
10.7 51 6.7 44 3.2 38
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
51 46 44
Avg rainy days

WINTER

Jun Jul Aug
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
12.3 54 11.4 53 13 55
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
1 34 -0.1 32 1 34
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
40 41 46
Avg rainy days

SPRING

Sep Oct Nov
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
16.2 61 19.4 67 22.7 73
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
3.3 38 6.1 43 8.8 48
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
52 62 64
Avg rainy days

SUMMER

Dec Jan Feb
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
32.6 91 31.8 89 31.4 89
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
25.3 78 24.8 77 24.7 76
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
252 426 376
Avg rainy days

AUTUMN

Mar Apr May
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
31.9 89 32.7 91 32 90
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
24.5 76 24 75 22.1 72
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
318 102 21
Avg rainy days

WINTER

Jun Jul Aug
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
30.6 87 30.5 87 31.3 88
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
20 68 19.3 67 20.4 69
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
2 1 5
Avg rainy days

SPRING

Sep Oct Nov
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
32.6 91 33.2 92 33.3 92
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
23.1 74 24.9 77 25.3 78
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
16 70 140
Avg rainy days

SUMMER

Dec Jan Feb
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
20.3 69 21.6 71 21.6 71
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
10.8 51 11.9 53 12 54
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
57 48 40
Avg rainy days

AUTUMN

Mar Apr May
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
20.1 68 17.3 63 14.4 58
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
10.9 52 8.9 48 7 45
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
45 52 46
Avg rainy days

WINTER

Jun Jul Aug
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
12 54 11.7 53 13 55
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
5.2 41 4.6 40 5.2 41
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
54 52 54
Avg rainy days

SPRING

Sep Oct Nov
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
15.1 59 16.9 62 18.7 66
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
6.4 44 7.8 46 9.3 49
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
54 62 54
Avg rainy days

@Australia

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