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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.7°C rising
Updated at 03:50 EST

Capricornia for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.7°C rising
Dew Point 18.0°C rising
Feels Like 19.7°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
SSE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
17:38 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 20.5°C
Samuel Hill Ap 17.2°C
Gladstone Ap 18.5°C
Gladstone 20.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
18°C

9am

Clear
24°C

12pm

Clear
29°C

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 30°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 18°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 5% 10% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 7
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 7km/h
SSE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SW 5km/h
SW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
WSW 7km/h
WSW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
S 10km/h
S
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 64% 30% 59% 28% 52% 22% 48% 29% 57% 34% 57% 35% 61% 46%
Dew Point 17°C 12°C 15°C 12°C 14°C 9°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 16°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
17:38 EST
last light
18:01 EST
moon
rise
Tue 13:49 EST
set
Wed 01:21 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Apr 23
17.3°C 31°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 22
17.8°C 29.9°C 5.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
20.0°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
19.8°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
20.4°C 30.8°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
426.6mm
40.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
239.4mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
510.6mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
17.3°C
Apr 23
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 12

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.3°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
4.7°C
30th 1952
Average This Month
20.5°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
16th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
1st 1942
Average This Month
30.4°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
20.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
43.3mm
6.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
198.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1951
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11:27 EST

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16:56 EST

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