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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 18°C
thunderstorms

Now

26.5°C rising
Updated at 15:30 EST

Capricornia for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, increasing to a high chance in the south. Thunderstorms likely, possibly severe. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

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Temperature 26.5°C rising
Dew Point 17.0°C steady
Feels Like 27.3°C
Relative Humidity 56%
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N 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1012.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:19 EST
Sunset sunset
18:06 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 24.4°C
Gladstone Ap 23.3°C
Gladstone 24.4°C
Thangool 27.6°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28
Sun
Oct 29

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 31°C 33°C 35°C 36°C 35°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 70% 40% 5% 30% 20% 20% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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
11
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction E 8km/h
E
ENE 11km/h
ENE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
N 14km/h
N
NE 12km/h
NE
NW 13km/h
NW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 64% 51% 60% 46% 56% 38% 55% 36% 54% 26% 61% 41% 63% 42%
Dew Point 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 13°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:56 EST
sunrise
05:19 EST
sunset
18:06 EST
last light
18:29 EST
moon
set
Mon 21:04 EST
rise
Tue 08:22 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 23
15.9°C 27°C 16.2mm
Sun
Oct 22
18.8°C 29.1°C 1.6mm
Sat
Oct 21
20.4°C 25.6°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 20
19.3°C 27.3°C 0.4mm
Thu
Oct 19
21.4°C 26.2°C 8.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
643.9mm
73.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
734.0mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
908.4mm
64 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Oct 18
Lowest Temperature
5.5°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.9°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
3rd 1957
Average This Month
20.1°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
17.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
41.1°C
31st 1958
Average This Month
29.3°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
29.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
102.0mm
18th
Total This Month
171.4mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.7mm
6.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.4mm
1952
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1977
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Weather News

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14:23 EDT

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Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

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