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Rockhampton Forecast

Tonight 19°C
Tomorrow 30°C
possible_shower

Now

21.4°C steady
Updated at 18:10 EST

Capricornia for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.4°C steady
Dew Point 19.5°C rising
Feels Like 21.4°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
S 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.6mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
17:40 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 24.6°C
Gladstone Ap 24.4°C
Gladstone 23.9°C
Thangool 24.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Clear
22°C

3am

Clear
20°C

6am

Clear
19°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 30% 20% 20% 5% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High 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 8
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
S 11km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SE 10km/h
SE
SW 5km/h
SW
ESE 7km/h
ESE
WSW 8km/h
WSW
SW 9km/h
SW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 70% 53% 67% 44% 65% 40% 64% 34% 63% 35% 60% 28% 51% 27%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 13°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 12°C 13°C 10°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
05:51 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
17:39 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
set
Sat 22:18 EST
rise
Sun 12:04 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 21
20.0°C 31°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
19.8°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
20.4°C 30.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
21.7°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
19.3°C 33.8°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
426.6mm
40.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
234.2mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
509.4mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
18.5°C
Apr 10
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 12

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.5°C
10th
Lowest On Record
4.7°C
30th 1952
Average This Month
20.8°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
16th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
1st 1942
Average This Month
30.5°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.8mm
5th
Total This Month
14.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
43.3mm
6.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
198.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1951
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