Best Time To Visit Mackay

The city of Mackay enjoys a humid subtropical climate with temperatures varying a few degrees above and below 22 degree Celsius. The variations in the mercury are not too much throughout the year, but precipitation levels vary a lot around the year.

  • Rainy Season: November to March experiences heavy rainfall, with the months of January and February receiving the greatest amount of precipitation levels. These are also the summer months and temperatures are generally around 25 – 26 degree Celsius. This is also the peak tourist season.
  • Dry Season: June to October gets very low rainfall levels and the weather is usually cool and dry. Usually the days are sunny, while the nights can get a bit chilly. Temperatures usually are around 15 degree Celsius, but can go down to 4-5 degree Celsius.

If you do not want frequent showers disturbing your plans for outdoor sightseeing, then plan a visit in the months of July to September. The weather though can get chilly around this time. Another best time to visit Mackay is from October to December. Rainfall frequency maybe higher during this period but the weather is absolutely wonderful!

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Highest temperature in Mackay is recorded as 93.2℉ in February.

Lowest temperature in Mackay is recorded as 44.6℉ in June.

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Most humid month in Mackay is May.

Least humid month in Mackay is September.