Bowen, Queensland, Australia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Bowen, Queensland, Australia? If you're planning to go to Bowen, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Bowen, Queensland, Australia

Based on the climate and weather in Bowen, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Bowen, Queensland, Australia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Bowen, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Bowen, Queensland, Australia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Bowen.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Bowen.

    What to wear/what to pack for Bowen, Queensland, Australia by month

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    January

    Traveling to Bowen in January, you will notice that it is really hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    February

    In February, Bowen is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Bowen, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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    March

    March in Bowen is really hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    April

    April is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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    May

    May in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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    June

    If you visit Bowen during June, you are likely to notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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    July

    If you vacation in Bowen during July, you will probably see that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day.

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    August

    If you visit Bowen during August, you will probably see that it is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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    September

    If you vacation in Bowen during September, you will probably find that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day.

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    October

    October for Bowen is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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    November

    If you go to Bowen in November, you will notice that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    December

    December in Bowen is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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