When is the best time to go to Canberra?

When is the best time to go to Canberra? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Canberra are January, February, March, April, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are January and February
  • July is the coldest month of the year

For full information about the climate and weather in Canberra a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 70°F/85°F
18%
1.2in
February 67°F/79°F
20%
1.5in
March 61°F/74°F
14%
1.3in
April 54°F/67°F
13%
1.1in
May 47°F/59°F
12%
0.8in
June 41°F/52°F
15%
1.2in
July 40°F/52°F
14%
1in
August 41°F/54°F
19%
1.4in
September 47°F/59°F
19%
1.5in
October 52°F/67°F
25%
1.8in
November 59°F/74°F
28%
1.7in
December 65°F/79°F
20%
1.3in

Weather and climate in Canberra

  • Between the months of january and april the climate is favorable. The record temperature this month is 85°F and it rains in april about 1.1in.
  • In the month of may the climate is not good, but still OK. The temperature rises to 59°F and it rains about 0.8in each month.
  • From june to august the climate is bad. It is for example 54°F as maximum temperature in august and it rains about 19% of the time in august.
  • In september the climate is not good, but still OK. By early evening, the temperature averages 49°F.
  • Between october and december the climate is beautiful. In average, on the morning it is 61°F and, in december, 6 days of rain are expected.

Canberra : Canberra from Black Mountain



Charts: temperature and rainfall in Canberra

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Canberra: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Humidity



Map of Australia

Canberra appears on the map below with a blue icon. The other cities or locations in Australia appear on the map with a black icon. Click for information about the climate.

Chargement en cours
Legend: Canberra other locations

Key cities in Australia

See full list of cities

Change units