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Rockhampton Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 29°C
possible_shower

Now

22.8°C steady
Updated at 20:50 EST

Capricornia for Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers and patchy rain areas. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north with possible heavy falls. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Mostly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.8°C steady
Dew Point 17.3°C steady
Feels Like 22.8°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
SE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1018.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:05 EST
Sunset sunset
18:38 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 25.1°C
Gladstone Ap 23.6°C
Gladstone -
Thangool 23.1°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

12am

Slight chance shower
23°C

3am

Intermittent rain
22°C

6am

Chance shower
22°C

9am

Shower
25°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 15:50 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Mackay Coast and Capricornia Coast

National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16
Sat
Dec 17

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 29°C 30°C 32°C 33°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 30% 20% 30% 40% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 27
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 27km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 20km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 65% 71% 71% 66% 63% 54% 58% 47% 58% 42% 56% 40% 58% 42%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 18°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:40 EST
sunrise
05:05 EST
sunset
18:39 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
set
Mon 03:19 EST
rise
Mon 16:40 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 11
21.5°C 26°C 2.6mm
Sat
Dec 10
23.3°C 30.1°C 7.2mm
Fri
Dec 9
22.3°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 8
22.5°C 36.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
21.3°C 35.8°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
814.9mm
91.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
955.0mm
71 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
665.4mm
85 Day(s)
Wettest Day
136.0mm
Jul 17
Lowest Temperature
4.9°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Nov 13

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
22.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
41.5°C
30th 2013
Average This Month
35.1°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
32.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
10th
Total This Month
9.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
107.1mm
9.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
533.4mm
1990
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2013
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