Melbourne, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Melbourne, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Melbourne, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Melbourne, England, United Kingdom

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

What to wear/what to pack for Melbourne, England, United Kingdom by month

January

January in Melbourne is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear

February

If you go to Melbourne in February, you will notice that it is brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light gloves or mittens

March

March in Melbourne is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Fleeces

April

If you visit Melbourne during April, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. There is frost once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Socks

May

If you are traveling to Melbourne in May, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage

June

June in Melbourne is mild and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear

July

July in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

August

Traveling to Melbourne in August, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

September in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses

October

October is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Umbrella

November

In November, Melbourne is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Melbourne, with several of the days of the month having rain. There is frost once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat

December

December here can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost regularly. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Melbourne, England, United Kingdom

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Melbourne
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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