South Australia Climate & Weather

South Australia Climate and Weather

South Australia experiences a variety of climate zones ranging from desert temperatures in the north to Mediterranean weather along the coast, with warm dry summers and cool wet winters. Adelaide, along the coast, can experience very hot weather between December and February, but spring and autumn are usually very pleasant. Winter is the coolest and wettest season (June to August). Away from the coast the temperatures can be extreme with summer maximums over 104°F (40°C) and little or no rainfall.

Become our South Australia Travel Expert

We are looking for contributors for our South Australia travel guide. If you are a local, a regular traveller to South Australia or a travel professional with time to contribute and answer occasional forum questions, please contact us.