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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 23°C
sunny

Now

30.7°C falling
Updated at 17:10 EST

Capricornia for Friday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE in the evening.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.7°C falling
Dew Point 20.5°C rising
Feels Like 32.9°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
ENE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1012.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:51 EST
Sunset sunset
18:32 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 28.2°C
Samuel Hill Ap 28.3°C
Gladstone Ap 28.8°C
Gladstone 27.9°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 35°C 35°C 33°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 80% 80% 80% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 17
km/h
17
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Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 57% 41% 56% 32% 58% 41% 60% 44% 62% 49% 62% 46% 67% 51%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 22°C 22°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:28 EST
sunrise
05:51 EST
sunset
18:31 EST
last light
18:54 EST
moon
rise
Sat 04:14 EST
set
Sat 17:30 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
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Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
22.2°C 34°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
23.1°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
24.7°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
23.2°C 34.6°C 0.2mm
Mon
Feb 20
22.9°C 35.8°C 8.4mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
277.0mm
23.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
98.0mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
286.8mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.4mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
21.1°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 21

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.0°C
17th
Lowest On Record
16.2°C
5th 1945
Average This Month
23.8°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
12th
Highest On Record
43.3°C
11th 1969
Average This Month
35.1°C
+3.9°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.4mm
20th
Total This Month
17.0mm
8 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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