When is the best time to go to Kakadu National Park?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Kakadu National Park are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months are September, October, November and December
  • Kakadu National Park has dry periods in June, July and August
  • The rainiest months are January and February

Annual weather in Kakadu National Park

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

January 77°F/92°F
February 76°F/90°F
March 76°F/92°F
April 74°F/90°F
May 70°F/88°F
June 67°F/88°F
July 65°F/88°F
August 65°F/94°F
September 70°F/97°F
October 76°F/101°F
November 79°F/99°F
December 79°F/95°F

Weather and climate in Kakadu National Park

Kakadu National Park enjoys a tropical savanna climate (with dry winter) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Kakadu National Park is 94°F (ranging from 88°F in june to 101°F in october). Annual rainfall is 73.3in, with a minimum of 0in in june and a maximum of 16.5in in january.
  • Between the months of january and march the climate is passable, but still OK. In average, on the morning it is 76°F.
  • In april the climate is good. At lunchtime, it's 90°F in average and, in april, 7 days of rain are expected.
  • Between may and august the climate is perfect. The record temperature this month is 103°F and it rains about 0% of the time in august.
  • Between september and october the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 76°F.
  • Between november and december the climate is correct. In average, on the morning it is 79°F and you can expect to have 12.8in of rainfall/month during this period.

Charts: temperature and rainfall in Kakadu National Park

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Kakadu National Park: 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


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