Lake Eyre National Park, South Australia, Australia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Lake Eyre National Park, South Australia, Australia? If you're planning to go to Lake Eyre National Park, 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 Lake Eyre National Park, South Australia, Australia

Based on the climate and weather in Lake Eyre National Park, the best time to go is October. See below for details.

Important essentials for Lake Eyre National Park, South Australia, Australia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).

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

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Lake Eyre National Park, South Australia, Australia by month

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January

Traveling to Lake Eyre National Park in January, you will notice that it is a scorcher and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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February

February in this region can be sizzling and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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March

March in this region is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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April

April here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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May

May in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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June

June in Lake Eyre National Park can be chilly and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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July

July in Lake Eyre National Park can be chilly and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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August

August in Lake Eyre National Park is mild and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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September

Traveling to Lake Eyre National Park in September, you will notice that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

If you visit Lake Eyre National Park during October, you might see that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. 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).

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November

If you vacation in Lake Eyre National Park during November, you might notice that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

If you vacation in Lake Eyre National Park during December, you might find that it is unbearably hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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