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Rockhampton Forecast

Tonight 22°C
Tomorrow 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.1°C steady
Updated at 19:30 EST

Capricornia for Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.1°C steady
Dew Point 18.0°C rising
Feels Like 27.1°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
ENE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1010.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 26.5°C
Gladstone Ap 26.6°C
Thangool 26.9°C
Samuel Hill Ap 24.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 20°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 40% 60% 50% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 8
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SE 8km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
SE 12km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
Relative Humidity 55% 36% 65% 48% 66% 48% 65% 46% 70% 55% 73% 60% 76% 61%
Dew Point 18°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:04 EST
sunrise
05:29 EST
sunset
18:49 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
set
Sat 20:57 EST
rise
Sun 08:45 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
19.3°C 34°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
21.2°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
22.2°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
22.0°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
21.8°C 32.2°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
131.1mm
11.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
83.8mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
73.8mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
19.3°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
39.6°C
Jan 14

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.3°C
20th
Lowest On Record
16.3°C
7th 1958
Average This Month
22.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.6°C
14th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
22nd 1987
Average This Month
33.4°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.6mm
6th
Total This Month
83.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
131.1mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
660.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
1.6mm
2003
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