Perth, Western Australia, Australia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Perth, Western Australia, Australia? If you're planning to go to Perth, I have 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 Perth, Western Australia, Australia

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

Important essentials for Perth, Western Australia, Australia

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Perth, Western Australia, Australia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Perth, Western Australia, Australia by month

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January

If you vacation in Perth during January, you may notice that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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February

If you visit Perth during February, you might find that it can be very hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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 30 and 40% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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March

If you visit Perth during March, you will probably find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 around 40 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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April

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

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May

May in Perth is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

If you go to Perth in June, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

July here is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

If you visit Perth during August, you may see that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 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 half of the time.

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September

In September, Perth is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Perth, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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October

If you are traveling to Perth in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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November

If you vacation in Perth during November, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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December

December is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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