Warm days and cool nights - perfect holiday weather

Relax at the beach during the day and dine alfresco on balmy summer evenings. All throughout the year our weather is superb.

Four Beautiful Seasons

Summer: December – February

South Australian summers are dry and can get quite hot. The temperature in Adelaide is often above 95°F, however daily temperatures can get as high as 110°F.

The sun can be extremely intense in Australia. To avoid skin burn, seek shade whenever possible, particularly between the hours of 11am and 3pm.

When out in the sun, wear a wide brimmed hat to protect your face, ears and neck. Use a maximum protection, broad based spectrum sun screen of at least SPF 30+, and drink plenty of water.

Fall: March – May

Fall is a great time to visit Adelaide. There’s a lot of sunshine and the weather usually stays in the low to mid 60s.

Winter: June – August

South Australia gets most of its rainfall during the winter months of June, July and August.

Winter temperatures in South Australia hover around 60°F. It gets colder in the Adelaide Hills and the outback, often dipping below 50°F.

Spring: September – November

Spring in South Australia is awash with color.

Trees are a lush, green color and flowers bloom in city parks. The average daily temperature in spring is a pleasant 71°F.

Set off along our coast on the Southern Ocean Drive

The Southern Ocean Drive takes you on a winding coastal drive through some of South Australia's most beautiful seaside destinations.