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Rockhampton Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 29°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.1°C steady
Updated at 18:30 EST

Capricornia for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Monday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe in the south. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.1°C steady
Dew Point 17.2°C rising
Feels Like 24.1°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1010.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
05:20 EST
Sunset sunset
18:06 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 22.9°C
Samuel Hill Ap 20.9°C
Gladstone Ap 22.1°C
Gladstone 20.9°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 29°C 29°C 31°C 33°C 35°C 36°C
Minimum 19°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 60% 60% 5% 5% 5% 10% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High 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 12
km/h
9
km/h
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km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
16
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12
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
8
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11
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15
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Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
N 12km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 70% 52% 65% 47% 59% 42% 56% 38% 56% 36% 56% 32% 61% 40%
Dew Point 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 21°C 21°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:56 EST
sunrise
05:19 EST
sunset
18:06 EST
last light
18:29 EST
moon
set
Sun 20:12 EST
rise
Mon 07:39 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
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Nov 4
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Nov 11
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Nov 18

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 22
18.8°C 29°C 1.6mm
Sat
Oct 21
20.4°C 25.6°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 20
19.3°C 27.3°C 0.4mm
Thu
Oct 19
21.4°C 26.2°C 8.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
20.8°C 26.8°C 102.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
643.9mm
73.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
717.8mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
908.2mm
63 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.5°C
15th
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
3rd 1957
Average This Month
20.3°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
17.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
41.1°C
31st 1958
Average This Month
29.4°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
29.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
102.0mm
18th
Total This Month
155.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.7mm
6.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.4mm
1952
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1977
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