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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 21°C
possible_shower

Now

31.6°C rising
Updated at 12:50 EST

Capricornia for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.6°C rising
Dew Point 16.7°C falling
Feels Like 31.7°C
Relative Humidity 40%
Wind icon
SE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1012.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 14.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 EST
Sunset sunset
18:29 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 29.0°C
Samuel Hill Ap 28.3°C
Gladstone 31.7°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Clear
27°C

12am

Clear
25°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 33°C 34°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 30% 70% 80% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 18
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 44% 58% 42% 60% 41% 64% 45% 63% 44% 68% 51% 63% 45%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 19°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 20°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
05:29 EST
sunrise
05:52 EST
sunset
18:29 EST
last light
18:52 EST
moon
set
Mon 18:58 EST
rise
Tue 07:08 EST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 27
23.2°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
21.8°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
22.6°C 33.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
22.2°C 34.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
23.1°C 33.3°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
277.0mm
23.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
98.0mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
286.8mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.4mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
21.1°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 21

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
26th
Lowest On Record
16.2°C
5th 1945
Average This Month
23.6°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
12th
Highest On Record
43.3°C
11th 1969
Average This Month
35.0°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.4mm
20th
Total This Month
17.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
144.2mm
12.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
478.4mm
2008
Driest On Record
2.8mm
1965
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