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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.3°C steady
Updated at 00:10 EST

Capricornia for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the south. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.3°C steady
Dew Point 20.3°C falling
Feels Like 22.3°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
ENE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1012.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
17:35 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 21.0°C
Samuel Hill Ap 18.6°C
Gladstone Ap 23.0°C
Gladstone 22.5°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
22°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: South East Gulf of Carpentaria

National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 24°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 27°C
Minimum 20°C 11°C 13°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 40% 50% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 19
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction S 19km/h
S
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
NE 9km/h
NE
E 9km/h
E
Relative Humidity 49% 34% 36% 22% 49% 35% 55% 38% 62% 46% 65% 48% 66% 50%
Dew Point 12°C 10°C 0°C 1°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 16°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
05:53 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
17:35 EST
last light
17:58 EST
moon
rise
Thu 06:41 EST
set
Thu 18:25 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 26
18.7°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
18.5°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
18.1°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
18.3°C 28.2°C 1.0mm
Sat
Apr 22
17.7°C 27.7°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
424.2mm
40.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
520.4mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
463.0mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
80.4mm
Mar 29
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Apr 12
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
12th
Lowest On Record
4.7°C
30th 1952
Average This Month
19.3°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
1st 1942
Average This Month
28.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
23rd
Total This Month
1.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.3mm
6.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
198.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1951
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