Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia? If you're planning to go to Goulburn, this article contains some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

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 Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia

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

Important essentials for Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas 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 great kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia

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

If you are intending to see the stunning St Saviour's Cathedral, it's suggested to wear modest clothing:

If you see Goulburn War Memorial, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Goulburn.

What to wear/what to pack for Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia by month

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January

If you visit Goulburn during January, you may find that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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February

February in Goulburn is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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March

If you visit Goulburn during March, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally around 50 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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April

April in Goulburn is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May for Goulburn is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

If you go to Goulburn in June, you will notice that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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July

Traveling to Goulburn in July, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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August

August in Goulburn is brisk and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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September

In September, Goulburn is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Goulburn, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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October

October in Goulburn is balmy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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November

November in Goulburn is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

If you vacation in Goulburn during December, you might find that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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