Best Time to Visit Adelaide

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Adelaide. We created climate tables and charts for the location of Adelaide. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Adelaide for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol 8 °C to 29 °C
Waves Symbol 15 °C to 20 °C
Rainy Cloud Symbol 0.553.11 in (4 – 17 Days of Rain)
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Best Time to Visit Adelaide: Overview

JanuaryJan
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FebruaryFeb
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MarchMar
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AprilApr
TemperaturesTemp. up to 23 °C
MayMay
TemperaturesTemp. up to 19 °C
JuneJun
TemperaturesTemp. up to 16 °C
JulyJul
TemperaturesTemp. up to 15 °C
Water max. 16 °C
AugustAug
TemperaturesTemp. up to 17 °C
Water max. 15 °C
SeptemberSep
TemperaturesTemp. up to 19 °C
Water max. 15 °C
OctoberOct
TemperaturesTemp. up to 22 °C
Water max. 15 °C
NovemberNov
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DecemberDec
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Climate Chart Adelaide

Climate Chart Adelaide
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Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Table Adelaide

In the following, you will find the climate table for Adelaide, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, Water Temperatures, and Hours of Sunshine.

Temperatures, Precipitation, Sunshine

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature29°29°26°23°19°16°15°17°19°22°25°27°
Night Temperature17°17°15°12°10°10°12°14°16°
Water Temperature19°20°19°18°18°17°16°15°15°15°17°18°
Precipitation (inch)0.750.531.071.562.363.122.992.722.311.691.191.13
Rainy days446812151617131087
Hours of Sunshine111097555678910
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature is 17.3 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: February (23.3 °C)
Coldest month: July (11.4 °C)

The maximum water temperature is 20 °C. Comfortable bathing is possible at water temperatures of about 21 °C.

Months with water temperature of at least 17 °C (Limited bathing is possible):
all except July, August, September, and October

Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 21.41 inch on 120 rainy days

For comparison: London 24.06 in, NYC 41.57 in, LA 12.01 in

There is no rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation).

You cannot expect snow in any month.

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, January is the sunniest month with an average of 10.5 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 7.6 hours of sunshine per day on average. For comparison: London has 4.1, NYC has 7 and LA has 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average.

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Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Adelaide (Station Kensington and Norwood)
broken clouds     broken clouds, 16.7 °C
Clouds: 75 %       Wind: 11 mph W
Air Pressure: 1026 hPa       Humidity: 55 %
Last updated: 16th May 2021, 06:28 am
The next days …
16th May 202117th May 202118th May 202119th May 202120th May 202121st May 2021
overcast clouds12 °C to 15 °Cbroken clouds10 °C to 16 °Csky is clear9 °C to 17 °Covercast clouds11 °C to 17 °Cbroken clouds13 °C to 19 °Csky is clear13 °C to 21 °C
12 °C to 15 °C10 °C to 16 °C9 °C to 17 °C11 °C to 17 °C13 °C to 19 °C13 °C to 21 °C
Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 53 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 75 %Clouds: 0 %
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Australia: Regions

Adelaide is part of the holiday destination Australia. We analyzed the climate for additional regions, in order to provide you with information about the best time to visit and the expected holiday weather:

Adelaide: Experiences of our Visitors

There are 2 reviews for Adelaide holiday already. Average rating is 4.5 of 5 stars.
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    Tan Tai, 57 years old was there in December

    It was still spring, not yet so hot. day and night with light clothes walk. best travel time.

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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    Luisa, 18 years old was there in May

    The weather was mostly sunny, occasionally cloudy, but this is completely normal.

    Weather Rating: 4 stars – Good

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