Adelaide – Best time to go

Best time to visit Adelaide

The best time to book your holiday in Adelaide is from February to March.

From November to March temperatures tend to stay warm, but the weather can be unpredictable.

Maximum Daytime Temperature – 28°C
Minimum Night Time Temperature – 5°C
Average rainfall – 50mm per month
Average daylight hours – 7

What’s the weather like in Adelaide from February to March?

Adelaide has the lowest humidity of any Australian city, with very low rainfall in the summer season, from December to February. In February and March rainfall remains low, while temperatures drop to a pleasant 18°C to 28°C.

Why visit Adelaide from February to March?

  • In March, the countryside surrounding Adelaide starts to take on the reds and golds of the Autumn
  • The Adelaide Fringe takes place between mid-February and mid-March and features 5,000 shows and comedies. This runs alongside the Adelaide Festival, which features plays from popular actors and playwrights
  • Children are back at school from the end of January until mid-April, meaning attractions and hotels will be quieter, especially for families