The Sunshine Coast boasts many natural assets which have made the region one of Australia’s prime tourist destinations and the perfect place to enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle. 

300

days of sunshine per year

52 km

of open coastline

13,000 km

of watercourses

1,800

local cultural and sporting events each year

7,000

hectares of recreation parks, sport fields and botanic gardens

39,835 hectares

of national parks, state forests and forest reserves

Climate

The region lives up to its name with clear blue skies, a vibrant, green hinterland and an abundance of sunshine averaging seven hours per day, over 300 days per year. 

Summer
(December - February)
Low 20ºCHigh 28ºC
Autumn
(March - May)
Low 16ºCHigh 25ºC
Winter
(June - August)
Low 10ºCHigh 21ºC
Spring
(September - November)
Low 15ºCHigh 25ºC

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