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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 17°C
sunny

Now

29.7°C falling
Updated at 15:00 EST

Capricornia for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.7°C falling
Dew Point 11.7°C rising
Feels Like 28.6°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
NNW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 14.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
17:37 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 26.6°C
Samuel Hill Ap 29.0°C
Gladstone 27.3°C
Gladstone Ap 26.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
27°C

9pm

Clear
23°C

12am

Clear
20°C

3am

Clear
18°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 32°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 5% 10% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 5
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 5km/h
WSW
SSE 4km/h
SSE
WSW 7km/h
WSW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
S 12km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 61% 27% 60% 22% 46% 28% 57% 32% 58% 36% 60% 40% 64% 46%
Dew Point 16°C 11°C 16°C 9°C 13°C 11°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 16°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
set
Thu 02:21 EST
rise
Thu 15:18 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 25
15.4°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 24
17.3°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
17.3°C 30.8°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 22
17.8°C 29.9°C 5.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
20.0°C 30.6°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
426.6mm
40.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
239.4mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
510.6mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
15.4°C
Apr 25
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 12

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.4°C
25th
Lowest On Record
4.7°C
30th 1952
Average This Month
20.2°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
16th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
1st 1942
Average This Month
30.4°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
20.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
43.3mm
6.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
198.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1951
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