Mackay Airport Climate

Mackay Airport Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
30.3 30.1 29.3 27.7 25.3 23.1 22.6 23.7 25.9 28.3 29.6 30.8 27.2
Mean Min (°C)
23.1 23.2 22.0 19.4 15.7 12.9 11.3 11.8 14.7 18.1 20.5 22.2 17.8
Mean Rain (mm)
321.0 355.1 270.6 168.1 92.4 65.2 35.4 34.1 26.1 35.2 83.7 132.8 1614.0
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 17.5 16.6 14.5 12.1 10.3 8.2 6.7 5.4 5.9 8.4 10.9 125.2

Mackay Airport 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 31.4 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 27.4 26.9 25.6 23.0 22.7 21.0 21.2 22.6 24.9 25.8 27.0 27.4
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)
510.8 386.1 206.8 305.3 318.8 72.6 64.4 104.0 164.8 159.0 110.5 132.6 510.8

Mackay Airport Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
32.2 31.6 31.2 29.0 27.9 24.8 23.9 26.3 28.8 30.5 31.5 33.8 28.3
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 23.4 21.0 18.4 15.9 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 Airport 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 Airport 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 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.7 1.4
≥ 30.0°C
17.2 15.1 9.9 1.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 1.3 5.6 11.3 20.2 75.1
≤ 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 Airport '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 Airport Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
30 30 30 30 31 30 31 31 30 30 30 30 30.2
Earliest Entry
1951 1951 1951 1951 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
30 30 30 30 31 30 30 31 30 30 30 30 30.1
Earliest Entry
1951 1951 1951 1951 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
30 30 30 30 31 30 31 31 30 30 30 30 30.3
Earliest Entry
1951 1951 1951 1951 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950 1950
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

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