About the Gove Peninsula & Arnhemland
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Map of Gove and Arnhemland
The white sand beaches, the clear blue waters, the tropical
climate, the friendly and casual nature of the locals and the spectacular
scenery makes East Arnhem Land one of Australia's best kept
The "Dry Season" (May-October)
is our 'winter' and temperatures average 28 degrees Celsius. The
Trade Winds are from the south-east or easterly and can create choppy
sea conditions during June, July and August.
The "Tropical Summer"
(November-April) offers average temperatures of 30-33 degrees Celsius
with ocean breezes and spectacular lightening shows! This season
offers the best sea conditions and the Trade Winds are from the
nor-west. End of December, January and February are the months we
receive most of our rain.