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This morning 18°C
Today 29°C
possible_shower

Now

18.3°C falling
Updated at 03:20 EST

Capricornia for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms in the early morning. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 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 the mid to high 20s.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.3°C falling
Dew Point 15.0°C steady
Feels Like 18.3°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1016.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:19 EST
Sunset sunset
18:07 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 20.9°C
Samuel Hill Ap 16.0°C
Gladstone Ap 18.2°C
Gladstone 18.2°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 29°C 31°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 30% 5% 10% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 15
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
N 14km/h
N
N 12km/h
N
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
NE 12km/h
NE
NE 18km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 14km/h
NE
N 10km/h
N
ENE 13km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 60% 46% 55% 35% 55% 35% 53% 26% 59% 40% 62% 42% 65% 42%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 17°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 13°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:55 EST
sunrise
05:19 EST
sunset
18:07 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
rise
Tue 08:22 EST
set
Tue 21:54 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 23
15.9°C 27°C 16.2mm
Sun
Oct 22
18.8°C 29.1°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

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
643.9mm
73.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
734.0mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
916.2mm
65 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
15.9°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
3rd 1957
Average This Month
20.1°C
+3.1°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
29.3°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
29.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
102.0mm
18th
Total This Month
171.4mm
14 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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