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Visiting Australia in July

July has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 56.5% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.8 hours of sunshine per day. July has total rainfall of 6.3cm (2.5inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 11.6 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Australia. Sea temperatures are a chilly 18°C (65°F). July is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Australia for prolonged periods of time.

Consider visiting Australia in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather.

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Can you sunbathe in Australia in July?

No, July is not a good time for sunbathing in Australia.

July has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 56.5% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.8 hours of sunshine per day. July has total rainfall of 6.3cm (2.5inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 11.6 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

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Can you swim in Australia in July?

Probably not, July is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Australia for prolonged periods of time with the sea water at 18°C (65°F).

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Is July a good time to holiday in Australia?

Yes, July is a slightly cool time for a holiday in Australia.

July has average maximum temperatures of 18°C (64°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 56.5% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.8 hours of sunshine per day. July has total rainfall of 6.3cm (2.5inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 11.6 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in Australia. Sea temperatures are a chilly 18°C (65°F). July is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Australia for prolonged periods of time.

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Is Australia warm in July?

No, Australia is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days in July.

The average maximum temperature in Australia in July is 18°C (64°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (65°) in the previous month and 19°C (66°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Australia in July is 13°C (56°F). The average temperature is 14°C (57°F) in the previous month and 14°C (57°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is Australia in July?

The average day light hours per day in Australia in July are 10.3. The sunshine percentage is 56.5% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.8 hours of sunshine per day.

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Temperature in Australia in July

The average maximum temperature in Australia in July is 18°C (64°F). The average maximum temperature is 19°C (65°F) in the previous month and 19°C (66°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Australia in July is 13°C (56°F). The average temperature is 14°C (57°F) in the previous month and 14°C (57°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Australia in July is 9°C (48°F). The minimum temperature is 10°C (50°F) in the previous month and 9°C (49°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Australia in July

During July the average day light hours are 10.3 per day in Australia. The sunshine percentage is 56.5% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.8 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Australia in July is typically 3.7 during July. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Australia in July

The average sea water temperature in Australia in July is 18.1°C (64.6°F) which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Australia in July

The average total rainfall in Australia in July is 6.3cm (2.5inches) and on average there are 11.6 rainy days in July making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Australia in July

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Australia in July is 10°C (50°F) which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is 11°C (52°F) in the previous month and 10°C (10°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Australia in July is typically 84.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 85% in the previous month and 83.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Australia in July is typically 66.5%. The average relative humidity is 68.5% in the previous month and 64.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Australia in July

The average maximum wind speed in Australia in July is typically 26KM/H (16MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 25KM/H (15MPH) in the previous month and 27KM/H (16MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Australia in July is typically 15KM/H (9MPH). The average wind speed is 14KM/H (9MPH) in the previous month and 14KM/H (9MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Australia in July is from the South West.

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