sunshineWhy1Brisbane has more sunny days per year than any other Australian capital city.

Brisbane’s Summer maximum average temperatures generally fall around 30ºC, with the Summer months have some extremely hot and humid days. Sunscreen, hats and protective clothing is essential in Brisbane throughout summer and is highly advised throughout the year.

The city’s heart is as warm and welcoming as its weather. With more than 300 days of sunshine a year, Brisbane is the perfect location for visitors to enjoy a range of activities – sport, picnics in parks, bushwalking, water sport and other relaxing forms of recreation.

On warm, clear days you can take day trips to numerous intriguing destinations in and around Brisbane, while on perfect nights dine alfresco-style and take in the great river views.

A testament to Brisbane’s wonderful weather is the fact that most of the city’s public spaces, such as the city malls, South Bank, cafe strips, and bayside areas, are alive with activity all year round.

Brisbane’s Winter is mild and very pleasant. Most winter days are sunny with average temperatures of around 22C.

Average monthly rainfall over the year is around 96 millimetres. With an average of 8 hours of sun per day.

Source: Bureau of Meteorology Climate Data Online, mean 3pm temperatures by month averaged by season