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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.1°C falling
Updated at 11:20 EST

Capricornia for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower inland during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C falling
Dew Point 13.0°C falling
Feels Like 25.9°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
N 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1019.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EST
Sunset sunset
17:44 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 22.2°C
Samuel Hill Ap 25.1°C
Gladstone Ap 24.5°C
Gladstone 25.9°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
24°C

9pm

Clear
19°C

12am

Clear
17°C

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 11°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 80% 20% 5% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low 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 6
km/h
13
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 6km/h
NNE
NE 13km/h
NE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NE 12km/h
NE
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
E 16km/h
E
SE 12km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
SE 12km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 70% 37% 66% 34% 65% 36% 41% 14% 50% 25% 61% 31% 66% 34%
Dew Point 14°C 12°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 6°C -2°C 9°C 6°C 12°C 9°C 13°C 10°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:19 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
set
Tue 18:12 EST
rise
Wed 07:12 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 22
11.7°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 21
7°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 20
9.8°C 22°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
11.6°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
15.5°C 32.0°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
571.2mm
63.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
562.6mm
61 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
834.0mm
53 Day(s)
Wettest Day
80.4mm
Mar 29
Lowest Temperature
5.5°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.7°C
9th
Lowest On Record
-0.3°C
15th 1941
Average This Month
12.2°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
17th
Highest On Record
35.1°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
27.7°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
7th
Total This Month
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
27.8mm
4.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
228.4mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1941
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