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

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Traveling to Outback Queensland, Queensland, Australia? If you're planning to go to Outback Queensland, here is 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 Outback Queensland, Queensland, Australia

Based on the climate and weather in Outback Queensland, the best time to go is May. See below for details.

Important essentials for Outback Queensland, Queensland, Australia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Outback Queensland, 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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.

  • (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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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

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January

If you go to Outback Queensland in January, you will notice that it can be blisteringly hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (high 30s C).

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February

February in Outback Queensland is scorchingly hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to 90s F (mid 30s C).

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March

March for Outback Queensland is sweltering. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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April

If you are traveling to Outback Queensland in April, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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May

If you vacation in Outback Queensland during May, you are likely to notice 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 high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 20 and 30% during the day.

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June

June in this region is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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July

If you go to Outback Queensland in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

Traveling to Outback Queensland in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

If you are traveling to Outback Queensland in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

If you are traveling to Outback Queensland in October, you will notice that it is scorchingly hot and very dry. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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November

November here is blindingly hot and very dry. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (high 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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December

Traveling to Outback Queensland in December, you will notice that it is blindingly hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 100s F (high 30s C).

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