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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.6°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

Capricornia for Monday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the north in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C falling
Dew Point 20.1°C steady
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
SE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 26.0°C
Samuel Hill Ap 24.8°C
Gladstone Ap 24.0°C
Gladstone 23.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 10% 20% 10% 20% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 19
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
ENE 16km/h
ENE
E 8km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
ENE 11km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 57% 42% 63% 45% 59% 40% 62% 44% 60% 43% 59% 43% 55% 40%
Dew Point 19°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
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sunset
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Mon 18:34 EST
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Tue 05:45 EST
moon
Tue
Dec 26
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Jan 17

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
22.0°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
21.3°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
21.0°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
21.0°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
20.6°C 31.5°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
816.1mm
91.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
844.8mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
956.0mm
72 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Oct 18
Lowest Temperature
5.5°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.6°C
6th
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
21.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.3°C
6th
Highest On Record
41.5°C
30th 2013
Average This Month
31.5°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
32.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.2mm
4th
Total This Month
46.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
105.0mm
9.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
533.4mm
1990
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2013
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11:37 EDT

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