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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 17°C
sunny

Now

32.5°C falling
Updated at 12:40 EST

Capricornia for Friday Sunny. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then turning S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.5°C falling
Dew Point 13.9°C steady
Feels Like 31.7°C
Relative Humidity 32%
Wind icon
WNW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1008.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 19.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 31.3°C
Samuel Hill Ap 26.9°C
Gladstone Ap 29.5°C
Gladstone 30.3°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

12am

Mostly clear
22°C

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Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 28°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 20°C 17°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 60% 40% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 19
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
SSW 11km/h
SSW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
S 12km/h
S
NE 6km/h
NE
SE 10km/h
SE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
Relative Humidity 69% 31% 47% 26% 40% 20% 48% 27% 59% 40% 71% 50% 74% 51%
Dew Point 19°C 14°C 9°C 7°C 3°C 2°C 6°C 6°C 11°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:06 EST
sunrise
06:30 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:44 EST
moon
rise
Fri 22:04 EST
set
Sat 11:18 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 27
19.0°C - 0.0mm
Thu
May 26
14.6°C 30.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 25
17.2°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
18.7°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 23
18.5°C 27.5°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
471.4mm
47.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
476.8mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
503.6mm
46 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.6mm
Mar 7
Lowest Temperature
9.4°C
May 13
Highest Temperature
39.1°C
Jan 7

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.4°C
13th
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
24th 1957
Average This Month
17.4°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
32.6°C
20th 2003
Average This Month
29.4°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.6mm
11th
Total This Month
4.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.2mm
6.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
303.8mm
1989
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1970
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