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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 37°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.1°C rising
Updated at 02:40 EST

Capricornia for Sunday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest early this evening. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming NE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.1°C rising
Dew Point 21.4°C falling
Feels Like 24.1°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
NNE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1013.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:04 EST
Sunset sunset
18:34 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 24.5°C
Thangool 21.8°C
Gladstone Ap 25.1°C
Gladstone 24.5°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Clear
35°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Sunshine Coast Waters, Moreton Bay and Gold Coast Waters

National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 35°C 35°C 35°C 37°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 40% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 13
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NE 13km/h
NE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 20km/h
NE
N 10km/h
N
NE 14km/h
NE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 53% 38% 54% 37% 52% 34% 54% 35% 59% 36% 69% 55% 70% 55%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 21°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:39 EST
sunrise
05:04 EST
sunset
18:34 EST
last light
18:59 EST
moon
rise
Mon 09:42 EST
set
Mon 22:56 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 4
24.3°C 36°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
21.7°C 37.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
21.2°C 38.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
21.1°C 37.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
19.6°C 33.9°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
814.9mm
91.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
945.2mm
69 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
665.4mm
85 Day(s)
Wettest Day
136.0mm
Jul 17
Lowest Temperature
4.9°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Nov 13

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
22.1°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
41.5°C
30th 2013
Average This Month
37.4°C
+5.3°C
Long-term Average
32.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
107.1mm
9.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
533.4mm
1990
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2013
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