When is the best time to go to Uluru (Ayers Rock)?

When is the best time to go to Uluru (Ayers Rock)? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The weather is good all year round in Uluru (Ayers Rock)
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March, November and December
  • August is the driest month
  • The coldest months are June and July
  • The rainiest months are January and December

Annual weather in Uluru (Ayers Rock)

For full information about the climate and weather in Uluru (Ayers Rock) a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 85°F/97°F
February 83°F/95°F
March 79°F/92°F
April 70°F/83°F
May 61°F/72°F
June 54°F/65°F
July 54°F/67°F
August 58°F/72°F
September 67°F/81°F
October 76°F/88°F
November 81°F/94°F
December 85°F/95°F

Weather and climate in Uluru (Ayers Rock)

Uluru (Ayers Rock) enjoys a hot desert climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Uluru (Ayers Rock) is 85°F (ranging from 65°F in june to 97°F in january). Annual rainfall is 15.8in, with a minimum of 0.4in in august and a maximum of 3.2in in january.
  • In the month of january the climate is beautiful. It is for example 97°F as maximum temperature in january.
  • Between the months of february and april the climate is very good. It is for example 83°F as maximum temperature in april and you can expect to have 0.9in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between the months of may and august the climate is beautiful. In average, on the morning it is 58°F.
  • Between the months of september and december the climate is very good. the thermometer goes up to 95°F°C.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Uluru (Ayers Rock)

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Uluru (Ayers Rock): 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


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Uluru (Ayers Rock)

Find out when Uluru (Ayers Rock) has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Uluru (Ayers Rock)

  • Very low season in Uluru (Ayers Rock)
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January, February, March, April, May and June.
  • High season in Uluru (Ayers Rock)
    The number of visitors to Uluru (Ayers Rock) is high in: July, August and November.
  • Peak season in Uluru (Ayers Rock)
    The largest number of tourists visiting Uluru (Ayers Rock) is during: September, October and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Uluru (Ayers Rock) month by month

Best time for low prices in Uluru (Ayers Rock)

Average prices of hotels in Uluru (Ayers Rock) month by month

Generally, December is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Uluru (Ayers Rock). So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, October is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price of hiring a car in Uluru (Ayers Rock)

On average, it costs $ 128 per day to hire a car in Uluru (Ayers Rock). This price varies by $ 37 depending on the month. In february, hiring a car costs an average of $ 108 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in july is $ 144.

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