Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Northern Territory, Australia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Northern Territory, Australia? If you're planning to go to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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When to go to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Northern Territory, Australia

Based on the climate and weather in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

Important essentials for Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Northern Territory, Australia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly product.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Northern Territory, Australia by month

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January

If you visit Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park during January, you are likely to notice that it can be blisteringly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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February

If you vacation in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park during February, you are likely to notice 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 high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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March

March in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C).

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April

Traveling to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in April, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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May

May in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is warm and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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June

June in Uluru-Kata Tjuta 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), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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July

If you vacation in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park during July, you might see that it is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

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August

August for Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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September

If you go to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in September, you will notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

If you visit Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park during October, 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 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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November

If you visit Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park during November, you are likely to notice that it can be blisteringly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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December

December here is blindingly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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Activities for Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Northern Territory, Australia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

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