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Rockhampton Ap Climate

Rockhampton Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
32.0 31.3 30.5 28.8 26.0 23.5 23.2 24.8 27.4 29.7 31.3 32.2 28.4
Mean Min (°C)
22.2 22.2 20.9 18.0 14.3 11.0 9.6 10.7 13.7 17.0 19.6 21.2 16.7
Mean Rain (mm)
131.1 145.8 106.4 43.3 46.3 38.6 31.9 27.8 25.0 47.7 67.2 105.0 815.9
Median Rain (mm)
85.8 101.7 59.9 29.8 28.1 21.8 13.8 16.6 11.4 40.9 58.7 79.0 723.2
Mean Rain Days
11.3 12.2 10.2 6.8 6.5 5.5 5.8 4.8 4.4 6.4 7.8 9.6 90.2

Rockhampton Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
42.5 43.3 42.1 35.4 34.4 32.3 30.6 35.1 37.2 41.1 45.3 41.5 45.3
Low Max (°C)
21.9 21.7 21.6 18.1 14.8 12.1 13.1 12.8 17.3 18.1 19.9 21.1 12.1
High Min (°C)
27.5 27.5 27.1 24.6 22.5 21.2 21.1 21.4 22.9 24.4 25.5 26.9 27.5
Low Min (°C)
16.3 16.2 11.0 4.7 2.9 -1.0 -0.9 -0.3 3.4 7.0 9.4 10.6 -1.0
High Rain (mm)
348.0 183.1 172.2 59.4 108.2 80.0 136.0 77.6 57.4 69.6 111.4 271.5 348.0

Rockhampton Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.7 35.0 33.4 30.5 29.2 26.0 25.0 29.1 31.3 32.8 33.4 35.4 29.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.9 28.7 28.6 26.6 24.0 20.6 21.1 22.5 25.0 26.8 27.5 29.2 27.1
High Mn. Min (°C)
23.7 24.0 23.0 20.5 18.3 14.0 14.7 14.5 17.8 19.8 21.1 22.9 18.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
19.5 20.6 18.2 14.7 9.2 6.5 5.1 6.7 10.3 14.4 17.1 19.4 15.0
High Rain (mm)
660.2 478.4 447.4 198.6 303.8 186.4 252.0 228.4 147.0 152.4 285.6 533.4 1631.0
Low Rain (mm)
1.6 2.8 2.3 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 2.8 360.0

Rockhampton Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

ROCKHAMPTON AERO

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

Rockhampton Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4
≥ 35.0°C
4.5 2.2 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.6 3.5 5.3 18.4
≥ 30.0°C
24.6 20.4 18.7 8.1 1.0 0.1 0.0 0.8 5.4 13.1 19.7 24.1 134.4
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
34.9 34.0 32.9 31.0 28.3 25.9 25.5 27.4 30.5 33.1 34.4 35.3 32.8
Low Max
29.1 28.4 28.3 26.8 23.7 20.8 20.7 22.2 24.6 26.6 28.1 29.1 23.7
High Min
24.0 23.9 22.8 20.5 18.2 15.6 14.6 15.0 17.0 20.0 21.9 23.3 22.1
Low Min
20.2 20.3 18.9 15.3 9.5 6.0 4.6 5.9 10.1 14.1 17.2 19.0 9.9

Rockhampton Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
78 78 78 78 78 77 77 78 78 78 78 78 77.7
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
78 78 78 78 78 77 77 78 78 78 78 78 77.7
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
78 78 78 78 79 78 78 78 78 78 78 78 78.1
Earliest Entry
1940 1940 1940 1940 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939 1939
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

ROCKHAMPTON AERO
Capricornia, Queensland
23.3753°S 150.4775°E 10m AMSL
Commenced 1939
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14:26 EST

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13:31 EST

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