Rockhampton Weather


Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.8°C steady
Updated at 04:30 EST

Capricornia for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.8°C steady
Dew Point 20.0°C rising
Feels Like 24.3°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1012.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:30 EST
Sunset sunset
18:49 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 25.6°C
Samuel Hill Ap 18.1°C
Gladstone Ap 24.6°C
Gladstone 24.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Clear
33°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 23
Thu
Jan 24
Fri
Jan 25
Sat
Jan 26
Sun
Jan 27
Mon
Jan 28
Tue
Jan 29

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 60% 60% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 20-40mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 11km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
Relative Humidity 61% 43% 65% 44% 67% 50% 65% 50% 66% 57% 70% 60% 74% 61%
Dew Point 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:06 EST
sunrise
05:30 EST
sunset
18:49 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
set
Wed 07:20 EST
rise
Wed 20:41 EST
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13
moon
Wed
Feb 20

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 22
23.2°C 32°C 0.6mm
Mon
Jan 21
- 31.4°C -
Sun
Jan 20
21.3°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 19
23.2°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 18
22.6°C 30.6°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
131.1mm
11.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
63.8mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
83.8mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.8mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Jan 2
Highest Temperature
32.0°C
Jan 22

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
16.3°C
7th 1958
Average This Month
22.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
42.5°C
22nd 1987
Average This Month
30.8°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
44.8mm
9th
Total This Month
63.8mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
131.1mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
660.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
1.6mm
2003
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