Australia is a year-round destination as the climate varies greatly throughout the eight states and territories. Australia's seasons are opposite to those in the northern hemisphere. December to February is summer; March to May is autumn; June to August is winter; and September to November is spring.
In tropical Australia, the Northern Territory and parts of Western Australia, the best time to visit is during the dry season from May to October with clear blue skies and sunny days.
Summer in Australia, from December to February, is the best time to visit Tasmania, New South Wales, and parts of South Australia and Victoria. It’s a wonderful time to get outdoors.
Spring and Fall in Australia have many advantages all over Australia. As you can see, the diversity of Australia’s weather provides options to travel downunder any time of the year. Our travel advisors will be happy to provide you with recommendations on the best places to visit, depending on your travel dates.