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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.3°C falling
Updated at 11:00 EST

Capricornia for Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.3°C falling
Dew Point 15.1°C rising
Feels Like 27.5°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
E 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1018.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 25.4°C
Samuel Hill Ap 26.1°C
Gladstone 26.6°C
Gladstone Ap 27.3°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

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Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 26°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 20% 20% 50% 90% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 13
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NW 8km/h
NW
SW 6km/h
SW
S 18km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
Relative Humidity 70% 49% 71% 49% 69% 49% 67% 53% 67% 53% 74% 58% 59% 38%
Dew Point 19°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 14°C 11°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:20 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
set
Thu 16:23 EST
rise
Fri 05:20 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 5
20.3°C - 0.0mm
Wed
May 4
22.5°C 27.5°C 0.2mm
Tue
May 3
20.5°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
21.2°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 1
20.6°C 32.8°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
471.4mm
47.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
472.2mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
498.2mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.6mm
Mar 7
Lowest Temperature
16.7°C
Apr 25
Highest Temperature
39.1°C
Jan 7

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.3°C
5th
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
24th 1957
Average This Month
21.0°C
+6.8°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
32.6°C
20th 2003
Average This Month
31.2°C
+5.2°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
4th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 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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