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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.0°C steady
Updated at 04:50 EST

Capricornia for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Williamson Raaf

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.0°C steady
Dew Point 19.8°C rising
Feels Like 21.0°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
SW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1010.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:06 EST
Sunset sunset
18:40 EST

Nearby Now

Samuel Hill Ap 20.2°C
Rockhampton Ap 21.3°C
Yeppoon 25.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Clear
33°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 32°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 21°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 20% 40% 40% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 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 15
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ENE 12km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 63% 41% 65% 48% 58% 43% 59% 46% 63% 47% 61% 44% 60% 44%
Dew Point 20°C 18°C 22°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 19°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:41 EST
sunrise
05:06 EST
sunset
18:40 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
set
Sat 16:52 EST
rise
Sun 04:16 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Williamson Raaf Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
21°C 33°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
20.8°C 32°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
20.8°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
22.7°C 32.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
20.4°C 31.9°C 0.0mm

Williamson Raaf Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
943.8mm
107.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
801.8mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
782.6mm
92 Day(s)
Wettest Day
136.2mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
2.4°C
Aug 20
Highest Temperature
36.1°C
Mar 6

Williamson Raaf Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.4°C
10th
Lowest On Record
14.2°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
21.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
21.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
36.9°C
18th 2005
Average This Month
31.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
21.6mm
4th
Total This Month
42.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
145.3mm
10.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
592.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
28.4mm
2006
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