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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 23°C
possible_shower

Now

29.5°C falling
Updated at 12:10 EST

Capricornia for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.5°C falling
Dew Point 22.4°C falling
Feels Like 32.8°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
SE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 EST
Sunset sunset
18:06 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 29.4°C
Samuel Hill Ap 29.8°C
Gladstone Ap 29.3°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance shower
31°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

12am

Mostly clear
25°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 09:08 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the Connors and Isaac Rivers

National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 70% 80% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
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 16
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
Relative Humidity 82% 65% 77% 61% 79% 63% 81% 68% 81% 70% 82% 68% 77% 62%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 23°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
05:41 EST
sunrise
06:03 EST
sunset
18:06 EST
last light
18:28 EST
moon
set
Fri 15:21 EST
rise
Sat 02:56 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
23.6°C - 3.8mm
Thu
Mar 23
22.7°C 27.3°C 19.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
21.8°C 26.1°C 76.6mm
Tue
Mar 21
22.5°C 25.7°C 56.8mm
Mon
Mar 20
24.4°C 28.4°C 7.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
379.9mm
33.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
315.8mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
461.8mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
76.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
20.5°C
Mar 11
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
11th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
23rd 1943
Average This Month
23.0°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
42.1°C
8th 1995
Average This Month
32.8°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
76.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
217.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
102.9mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
447.4mm
1990
Driest On Record
2.3mm
1960
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