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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.8°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EST

Capricornia for Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost in the southwest early this morning. Areas of fog in the north early this morning. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

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Temperature 11.8°C rising
Dew Point 10.5°C rising
Feels Like 11.5°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
SSW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1021.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 14.5°C
Samuel Hill Ap 13.1°C
Gladstone Ap 12.2°C
Gladstone 16.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
15°C

12pm

Clear
23°C

3pm

Clear
25°C

6pm

Clear
20°C

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 19
Fri
Jul 20
Sat
Jul 21
Sun
Jul 22
Mon
Jul 23
Tue
Jul 24
Wed
Jul 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 9°C 13°C 12°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 5% 5% 5% 20% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High Moderate High High Moderate
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 4
km/h
15
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 4km/h
SSE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNW 5km/h
NNW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
S 11km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 8km/h
SE
E 12km/h
E
SE 4km/h
SE
E 10km/h
E
SSE 4km/h
SSE
E 12km/h
E
Relative Humidity 77% 36% 73% 47% 45% 22% 52% 31% 67% 38% 69% 36% 71% 38%
Dew Point 11°C 9°C 14°C 14°C 5°C 1°C 5°C 6°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 12°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
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:54 EST
moon
rise
Thu 11:18 EST
set
Thu 23:52 EST
moon
Fri
Jul 20
moon
Sat
Jul 28
moon
Sun
Aug 5
moon
Sat
Aug 11

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 18
7.8°C 26°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 17
8.3°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 16
6.0°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 15
3.4°C 22.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 14
6.5°C 23.3°C 0.2mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
543.4mm
58.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
276.8mm
52 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
560.8mm
59 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
3.4°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 12

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.4°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-0.9°C
18th 1963
Average This Month
11.2°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
9.6°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
30.6°C
15th 1946
Average This Month
24.5°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.2mm
7th
Total This Month
22.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.9mm
5.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
252.0mm
2016
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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Weather News

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06:06 EST

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05:00 EST

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Blizzards followed by blue skies

18:56 EST

A strong cold front will bring a dumping of snow and damaging winds to the Alps later on Thursday into Friday.