Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Mackay. Flights to Mackay from Southampton in March are about £914 on average during March, but can be found for as low as £691.
At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Southampton and Mackay for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.
When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Southampton is typically less than Mackay. We can gather that this will continue over the next 13 days.
Expect the weather to be around 30 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Mackay is generally hotter than in Southampton.