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Mackay Ap Climate

Mackay Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
30.2 30.0 29.2 27.6 25.2 23.0 22.5 23.6 25.8 28.3 29.5 30.7 27.1
Mean Min (°C)
23.0 23.2 21.9 19.4 15.6 12.7 11.2 11.8 14.6 18.1 20.4 22.2 17.7
Mean Rain (mm)
314.8 374.1 252.6 179.0 94.5 61.8 34.3 35.5 26.2 34.5 82.9 135.7 1600.5
Median Rain (mm)
277.0 320.8 137.9 109.0 68.5 47.9 13.1 20.4 12.2 31.5 56.3 94.2 1348.6
Mean Rain Days
16.4 17.8 16.8 14.7 12.3 9.9 8.2 6.7 5.3 5.9 8.4 11.0 126.7

Mackay Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
36.9 37.3 34.1 32.9 29.8 32.0 28.5 32.1 35.4 38.5 36.6 38.2 38.5
Low Max (°C)
24.0 24.9 23.4 20.4 16.7 13.3 13.9 16.8 19.4 22.7 21.0 24.1 13.3
High Min (°C)
27.2 26.8 26.7 25.6 23.0 22.7 20.9 21.2 22.5 24.9 25.8 27.0 27.2
Low Min (°C)
16.5 18.0 14.2 7.8 3.8 1.7 -0.4 2.0 4.7 9.5 12.8 15.6 -0.4
High Rain (mm)
510.8 386.1 187.2 305.3 318.8 72.6 61.0 104.0 164.8 159.0 110.5 132.6 510.8

Mackay Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
31.8 31.6 30.8 28.8 26.5 24.5 23.8 26.3 28.8 30.5 31.5 33.8 28.2
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.7 28.0 28.2 26.3 23.7 20.7 20.7 21.4 23.5 26.0 26.8 28.4 25.7
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.0 24.3 23.1 21.0 17.9 14.8 16.1 14.5 19.0 20.1 22.1 23.4 19.2
Low Mn. Min (°C)
21.5 21.9 20.8 16.3 12.6 10.0 7.5 9.0 10.8 16.4 18.3 21.2 16.6
High Rain (mm)
1193.9 1287.8 886.7 842.2 537.3 287.6 266.1 230.0 289.2 201.4 446.6 669.0 3522.6
Low Rain (mm)
56.4 65.2 5.2 10.2 14.2 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.8 710.8

Mackay Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

MACKAY AERO

Mean daily minimum temp
Mean daily maximum temp
Highest/lowest on record
Highest/lowest on record
Mean monthly rainfall

Mackay Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 35.0°C
0.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.7 1.4
≥ 30.0°C
16.2 14.3 8.5 1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.2 5.8 10.8 19.6 71.6
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Mackay Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
31.9 31.7 30.7 29.1 26.9 25.1 24.3 25.8 28.1 30.5 31.5 32.9 30.6
Low Max
28.4 28.1 27.8 26.3 23.4 20.9 20.6 21.5 23.4 26.1 27.8 28.4 23.0
High Min
24.9 24.8 23.9 21.9 19.3 17.3 16.1 16.3 18.9 21.8 23.2 24.5 23.3
Low Min
21.1 21.5 19.8 16.7 11.3 7.3 6.0 7.2 10.8 14.4 17.5 19.7 11.1

Mackay Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
27 27 27 27 28 28 29 29 28 28 28 28 27.8
Earliest Entry
1951 1951 1951 1951 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Maxima
27 27 27 27 28 28 28 29 28 28 28 28 27.7
Earliest Entry
1951 1951 1951 1951 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014
Years of Rainfall
27 27 27 27 28 28 29 29 28 28 28 28 27.9
Earliest Entry
1951 1951 1951 1951 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950
Latest Entry
2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014 2014

Station Details

MACKAY AERO
Central Coast, Queensland
21.1706°S 149.1794°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 1950
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