Alhwerrpa season – Central Australia

June 1, 2015 – August 31, 2015 all-day

The Arrernte people of Central Australia recognise 5 seasons within their Desert climate. These seasons roughly correspond to the following Western calendar months:

Uterne – December to March; Alhwerrrpeurle – April to May; Alhwerrpa – June to August; Ulpulpe – September; Uterne urle – October to November.

Source: Bureau of Meteorology website –