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

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Traveling to Outback, South Australia, Australia? If you're planning to go to Outback, 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 Outback, South Australia, Australia

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

Important essentials for Outback, South Australia, Australia

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

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


  • N95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

If you visit Outback during January, you may notice that it can be blisteringly hot and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally around 20 during the day.

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February

Traveling to Outback in February, you will notice that it can be excruciatingly hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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March

March for Outback can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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April

If you vacation in Outback during April, you may see that it is hot 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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May

If you vacation in Outback during May, you may find that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 between 30 and 40% during the day.

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June

June in Outback is balmy and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 30% to 40% range on average.

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July

If you go to Outback in July, you will notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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August

If you go to Outback in August, you will notice that it is mild and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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September

September here is warm and very dry. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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October

If you visit Outback during October, you may find that it is extremely warm and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 20 and 30% during the day.

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November

If you vacation in Outback during November, you might find that it can be sweltering and very dry. 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). Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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December

If you visit Outback during December, you may see that it is unbearably hot and very dry. 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). Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

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