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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 22°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

32.3°C rising
Updated at 14:00 EST

Capricornia for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.3°C rising
Dew Point 17.9°C rising
Feels Like 33.1°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
SSE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1005.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 11.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:40 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 28.8°C
Samuel Hill Ap 29.9°C
Gladstone 31.2°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 10:31 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Torres Strait, Capricornia Coast, Hervey Bay, Fraser Island Coast and Sunshine Coast Waters

Qld - Sat 08:42 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Isaac, Dawson and Fitzroy Rivers

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Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 33°C 36°C 38°C 38°C 37°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 5% 5% 20% 30% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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
20
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SW 10km/h
SW
SE 16km/h
SE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
E 11km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 17km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
ENE 19km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 54% 41% 51% 26% 54% 22% 57% 27% 54% 33% 61% 41% 59% 40%
Dew Point 18°C 18°C 18°C 14°C 19°C 13°C 20°C 16°C 20°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:21 EST
sunrise
05:45 EST
sunset
18:40 EST
last light
19:03 EST
moon
set
Sat 22:08 EST
rise
Sun 11:11 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 13
21.0°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 12
22.3°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
21.8°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
20.8°C 31.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
21.8°C 31.4°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
277.0mm
23.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
262.0mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
225.0mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
99.4mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
19.1°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
39.1°C
Jan 7

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.8°C
10th
Lowest On Record
16.2°C
5th 1945
Average This Month
23.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
43.3°C
11th 1969
Average This Month
32.4°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
99.4mm
5th
Total This Month
228.2mm
7 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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