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

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Traveling to Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia? If you're planning to go to Helensburgh, I've got 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 Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia

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

Important essentials for Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly product.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection available.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear away. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

If you vacation in Helensburgh during January, you are likely to notice that it is warm 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 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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February

In February, Helensburgh is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) and once in a while jump into the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Helensburgh, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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March

If you visit Helensburgh during March, you are likely to notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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April

April for Helensburgh is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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May

May in Helensburgh is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

If you visit Helensburgh during June, you might find that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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July

If you visit Helensburgh during July, you will probably see that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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August

Traveling to Helensburgh in August, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

September here is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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October

October in Helensburgh is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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November

November in Helensburgh is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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December

If you visit Helensburgh during December, you will probably see 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 60s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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Activities for Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia

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

If you see a temple, such as Hindu Temple, wear:

If you plan to visit Kelly's Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

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