Australia has endless beaches, big parks and breathtaking scenery that create unique Australia country. If you are planning to travel to Australia, know in advance about the climate and seasons of this country to choose the right time for your journey.
Climate in Australia
Australia is the only country in the world that occupies a large continent, so the weather in this country is very different, each region has its own weather patterns and the temperature is also separate.
The coastal area is extremely cool, temperate, ecologically diverse, and is the most densely populated region on the continent and is extremely popular with tourists. The temperature can be up to 50°C in the mainland. The main ecosystems here are the savan and scrub grasslands, where the majority of indigenous people are accustomed to high temperatures. Average rainfall in the whole country is less than 600mm /year.
Australia is blessed with beautiful natural scenery, extremely favorable weather. Australia has four seasons in a year, and visitors can travel and explore at any time of the year. The four seasons in Australia are divided into two main seasons: the rainy season and the dry season. Now let’s explore the four seasons of Australia and the attractions of each season:
Summer in Australia
Summer in Australia is from December to February, is an ideal season for outdoor activities. Swimming on Sydney’s beaches or walking on the Overland Track road in Tasmania. Taking a day trip from Melbourne to vineyards, beaches, national parks, golf courses and spending a spa day at Mornington Peninsula.
Try the best Tasmanian food and wine in the historic Hobart harbor or explore the food, wine and history of the Swan Valley, near Perth. Savor fresh wildlife around the pristine Eyre Peninsula of Southern Australia or observe the coral reproduction on the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland.
Autumn in Australia
Time from March to May is the fall season in Australia. You can watch the red-orange trees in Orange, the food and wine center in Western Sydney. Explore the vineyards, villages and foggy forests of the Yarra Valley in Victoria. Sail along the picturesque Brisbane River.
Visit the lush green National Park in the Northern Territory or visit Kununurra in Western Australia for the majestic Ord Valley Muster. Rafting on the wild west coast of Tasmania or fishing and camping along the Murrumbidgee River Corridor, near Canberra. Autumn also offers a range of activities, from food and wine festivals to fashion weeks and the Grand Prix in Melbourne.
Winter in Australia
Australia’s winter is from June to August, is the ski season in the Australian Alps. If you like to enjoy the white snow, then go to Australia in the winter! And the coldest place is Canberra or Tasmania. Melbourne and Sydney are also cold but it is not equal to these two places. In winter, the average temperature of Canberra is 3⁰C at night and 16⁰C during the day. In Tasmania, the temperature is a little warmer, from 6 ⁰C during the night to 15 ⁰C during the day.
You can ski and skate down the snow-covered slopes or dive into the cool waters of the Queensland Great Barrier. Drive a climbing car to Simpson Desert in Southern Australia or to the Blue Mountains for Christmas festivities.
Spring in Australia
Spring in Australia is from September to November, is the season of the Spring Festival – Floriade Flower Festival where displays thousands of different flowers creates a beautiful picture.
Moreover, enjoy opera, jazz, blues and sculpture among the wineries of the Hunter Valley, near Sydney. Combining food, wine, diving and surfing on Western Australia’s Margaret River. Travel through primeval forest at Dainee Rainforest which is listed in Queensland’s World Heritage. Experience the wildlife and blooms of wild flowers on Southern Australia’s Kangaroo Island.
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