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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 23°C
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Now

28.9°C rising
Updated at 11:34 EST

Capricornia for Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers and patchy rain, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

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Temperature 28.9°C rising
Dew Point 21.8°C rising
Feels Like 31.8°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
ESE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1009.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.2
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EST
Sunset sunset
18:43 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 25.7°C
Samuel Hill Ap 26.7°C
Gladstone Ap 28.3°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower
28°C

6pm

Rain
26°C

9pm

Rain
26°C

12am

Intermittent rain
26°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Mackay & Capricornia Coasts. On Mon Strong Wind Warning for Townsville, Mackay & Capricornia Coasts

Qld - Sun 08:25 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the Isaac River, and Minor Flood Warning for the Don, Dawson & Mackenzie Rivers

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Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 7
Mon
Feb 8
Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

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Sunny
Maximum 29°C 32°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 35°C 36°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 20% 60% 70% 10% 5%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 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 20
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
22
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20
km/h
21
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19
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15
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18
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Wind Direction SE 20km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
SE 20km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
E 20km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 81% 73% 75% 55% 61% 42% 61% 41% 61% 41% 60% 35% 60% 32%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 17°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:17 EST
sunrise
05:41 EST
sunset
18:43 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
set
Sun 17:27 EST
rise
Mon 04:59 EST
moon
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Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 7
23.1°C - 2.8mm
Sat
Feb 6
23.2°C 27.3°C 3.0mm
Fri
Feb 5
22.4°C 26.9°C 99.4mm
Thu
Feb 4
24.8°C 34.6°C 45.2mm
Wed
Feb 3
23.5°C 36.8°C 42.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
277.0mm
23.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
262.6mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
221.4mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
99.4mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
19.1°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
39.1°C
Jan 7

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.4°C
5th
Lowest On Record
16.2°C
5th 1945
Average This Month
24.0°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
43.3°C
11th 1969
Average This Month
33.4°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
99.4mm
5th
Total This Month
228.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
144.2mm
12.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
478.4mm
2008
Driest On Record
2.8mm
1965
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