Best time to visit Melbourne

The city can be considered a year–round destination, though the best times to visit Melbourne are in spring and autumn, when the weather is mild and pleasant and the temperature is approximately 20°C. The weather in Melbourne is said to be wet, windy and variable. Winters from June to August can be quite cool, the average temperature varying between 6°C and 13°C. The summers can be unbearably hot with the temperature rising over 40°C. However, the annual rainfall in Melbourne is smaller than in other cities of Australia.

Month Average temperature When to go
January 27° C
February 27° C
March 25° C
April 21° C
May 17° C
June 14° C
July 14° C
August 15° C
September 17° C
October 20° C
November 23° C
December 25° C