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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

32.4°C rising
Updated at 10:10 EST

Capricornia for Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 42.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.4°C rising
Dew Point 21.3°C rising
Feels Like 35.6°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
W 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:28 EST
Sunset sunset
18:50 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 30.3°C
Gladstone Ap 31.6°C
Gladstone 32.8°C
Samuel Hill Ap 31.1°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
38°C

3pm

Mostly clear
40°C

6pm

Mostly clear
35°C

9pm

Mostly clear
30°C

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 40°C 39°C 41°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 36°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 80% 90% 80% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 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 10
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NW 10km/h
NW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
N 10km/h
N
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
N 10km/h
N
E 12km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
Relative Humidity 58% 28% 56% 30% 50% 25% 68% 63% 65% 51% 59% 44% 64% 43%
Dew Point 22°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 23°C 25°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 22°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:03 EST
sunrise
05:28 EST
sunset
18:50 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
set
Thu 11:28 EST
rise
Thu 23:33 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
23°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
23.0°C 36°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
23.6°C 33.2°C 1.2mm
Mon
Jan 16
25.0°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
25.3°C 35.4°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
132.8mm
11.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
71.6mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
17.0mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.0mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
21.7°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 13

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.7°C
9th
Lowest On Record
16.3°C
7th 1958
Average This Month
23.5°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.9°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
22nd 1987
Average This Month
32.5°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
71.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
132.8mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
660.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
1.6mm
2003
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08:09 EDT

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