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Rockhampton Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 27°C
sunny

Now

16.7°C falling
Updated at 19:20 EST

Capricornia for Monday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers near the coast in the morning. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.7°C falling
Dew Point -0.9°C rising
Feels Like 16.7°C
Relative Humidity 30%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1020.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:22 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 14.8°C
Samuel Hill Ap 12.3°C
Gladstone Ap 15.6°C
Gladstone 20.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
15°C

12am

Clear
12°C

3am

Clear
10°C

6am

Clear
8°C

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 21
Tue
May 22
Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 12°C 9°C 8°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 50% 50% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 13
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction S 13km/h
S
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
S 8km/h
S
E 13km/h
E
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 38% 19% 49% 23% 51% 32% 70% 54% 74% 53% 74% 51% 66% 45%
Dew Point 4°C 1°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 9°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 14°C 15°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:03 EST
sunrise
06:27 EST
sunset
17:22 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
set
Mon 23:16 EST
rise
Tue 12:35 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 21
10.9°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
12.8°C 27.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
13.9°C 27.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 18
15.7°C 27.0°C 0.2mm
Thu
May 17
17.2°C 25.0°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
472.9mm
47.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
248.6mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
555.6mm
50 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
7.4°C
May 13
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 12

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.4°C
13th
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
24th 1957
Average This Month
15.4°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
14.3°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.1°C
5th
Highest On Record
34.4°C
27th 2016
Average This Month
27.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.6mm
8th
Total This Month
9.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.3mm
6.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
303.8mm
1989
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1970
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