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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.5°C rising
Updated at 08:10 EST

Capricornia for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower near the coast this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.5°C rising
Dew Point 20.3°C falling
Feels Like 27.9°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
SSE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:06 EST
Sunset sunset
18:40 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 27.0°C
Samuel Hill Ap 28.1°C
Gladstone Ap 27.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Clear
33°C

6pm

Clear
29°C

9pm

Clear
26°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 32°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 21°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 20% 40% 40% 5% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 14
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 64% 42% 64% 46% 58% 42% 60% 46% 64% 47% 61% 45% 60% 44%
Dew Point 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:41 EST
sunrise
05:06 EST
sunset
18:40 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
set
Sat 16:52 EST
rise
Sun 04:16 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
21.0°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
20.6°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
20.6°C 30.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
21.4°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
21.7°C 31.1°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
816.1mm
91.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
844.8mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
956.0mm
72 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Oct 18
Lowest Temperature
5.5°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.6°C
6th
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
21.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.3°C
6th
Highest On Record
41.5°C
30th 2013
Average This Month
31.3°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
32.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.2mm
4th
Total This Month
46.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
105.0mm
9.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
533.4mm
1990
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2013
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