Watarrka National Park, Northern Territory, Australia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Watarrka National Park, Northern Territory, Australia? If you're planning to go to Watarrka National Park, below is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Watarrka National Park, Northern Territory, Australia

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

Important essentials for Watarrka National Park, Northern Territory, Australia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear out. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • 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).

  • (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

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

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What to wear/what to pack for Watarrka National Park, Northern Territory, Australia by month

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January

Traveling to Watarrka National Park in January, you will notice that it is a scorcher and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (high 30s C).

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February

If you go to Watarrka National Park in February, you will notice that it is sizzling and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

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March

If you are traveling to Watarrka National Park in March, you will notice that it can be blisteringly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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April

If you visit Watarrka National Park during April, you will probably find that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 20 and 30% during the day.

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May

Traveling to Watarrka National Park in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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June

If you are traveling to Watarrka National Park in June, you will notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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July

Traveling to Watarrka National Park in July, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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August

If you go to Watarrka National Park in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

September in Watarrka National Park is hot and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 20% to 20% range on average.

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October

If you vacation in Watarrka National Park during October, you will probably notice that it is really hot and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

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November

November for Watarrka National Park is scorchingly hot and very dry. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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December

December here is sweltering and very dry. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day.

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