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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.7°C rising
Updated at 02:30 EST

Capricornia for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.7°C rising
Dew Point 15.7°C steady
Feels Like 18.7°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:04 EST
Sunset sunset
18:25 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 20.4°C
Samuel Hill Ap 21.3°C
Gladstone Ap 18.2°C
Gladstone 18.3°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

6am

Mostly clear
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Nov 23
Fri
Nov 24
Sat
Nov 25
Sun
Nov 26
Mon
Nov 27
Tue
Nov 28
Wed
Nov 29

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 18°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 20% 20% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 18
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
Relative Humidity 64% 50% 62% 49% 64% 49% 63% 46% 67% 53% 71% 55% 75% 55%
Dew Point 18°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:39 EST
sunrise
05:04 EST
sunset
18:25 EST
last light
18:50 EST
moon
rise
Thu 08:38 EST
set
Thu 22:12 EST
moon
Mon
Nov 27
moon
Mon
Dec 4
moon
Sun
Dec 10
moon
Mon
Dec 18

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Nov 22
18.3°C 27°C 0.8mm
Tue
Nov 21
18.1°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 20
18.5°C 28.2°C 0.2mm
Sun
Nov 19
18.9°C 27.3°C 0.2mm
Sat
Nov 18
19.6°C 28.4°C 2.4mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
711.1mm
81.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
794.6mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
928.4mm
68 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
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
10th
Lowest On Record
9.4°C
5th 1960
Average This Month
18.7°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
19.6°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.4°C
7th
Highest On Record
45.3°C
18th 1990
Average This Month
28.6°C
-2.7°C
Long-term Average
31.3°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.0mm
8th
Total This Month
33.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.2mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
285.6mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1982
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