Broken Hill
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Broken Hill

The best time to visit Broken Hill in Australia is from March through May and September through December. In this period you have a warm temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Broken Hill is 34°C in January and the lowest is 16°C in June.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather in Broken Hill per month, the temperature per month or the period with the highest rainfall. Monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate Broken Hill by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 34 33 29 24 19 16 16 17 21 25 29 31
Precipitation (mm) 12 13 8 9 10 6 6 11 10 9 17 11



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Broken Hill weather

The weather for Broken Hill over the next 14 days will be 14°C till 24° with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

5-day weather forecast Broken Hill

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Saturday
13 august
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14°C
6°C
0.4 mm
15%
7 Bft
W
4
Sunday
14 august
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17°C
6°C
0 mm
0%
6 Bft
WSW
5
Monday
15 august
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16°C
8°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
W
2
Tuesday
16 august
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15°C
6°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
SSW
4
Wednesday
17 august
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20°C
6°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
WNW
3

View the 14 day weather forecast for Broken Hill


Climate Broken Hill

Broken Hill has a desert climate. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Broken Hill is 24° degrees and there is about 120 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 295 days a year with an average humidity of 52% and an UV-index of 5.

Broken Hill

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 34 33 29 24 19 16 16 17 21 25 29 31
Night temp. (°C) 20 20 17 13 11 8 7 7 9 13 16 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 12 13 8 9 10 6 6 11 10 9 17 11
Days with rain 5 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 6 5
Dry days 26 24 26 25 26 25 26 26 26 26 24 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 9 9 9 8 8 8 8 8 9 11 12
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 2 3 2 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 7 6 5 5 4 4 4 4 4 6 6 7

Broken Hill weather by month

What is the average Broken Hill weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Broken Hill?

Broken Hill is located in Australia. It lies in a straight line 10,570 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Broken Hill are:

  • Latitude: -31.9652
  • Longitude: 141.451202

The GPS coordinates are 31° 57' S, 141° 27' E

How long is the flight to Broken Hill?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Broken Hill is approximately 13 h. 20 min.

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What are the nearest airports to Broken Hill?

These are the airports closests to Broken Hill:

  • Broken Hill Airport (5 km) in Broken Hill

How many inhabitants does Broken Hill have?

Broken Hill has 17,395 inhabitants.

How big is Broken Hill?

The surface area of Broken Hill is 870 km².

What is the currency of Broken Hill?

In Broken Hill, the Australian dollar (AUD) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 13 August 2022

  • 1 South African rand = 0.089 Australian dollar
  • 1 Australian dollar = 11.24 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 8.90 Australian dollar
  • 100 Australian dollar = 1,123.60 South African rand

What is the area code of Broken Hill?

The area code to call Broken Hill is +61.