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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 28°C
sunny

Now

17.6°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EST

Capricornia for Saturday Mostly clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C falling
Dew Point 16.4°C falling
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
SW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1017.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 19.2°C
Thangool 11.7°C
Gladstone Ap 18.2°C
Gladstone 19.6°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

6am

Clear
16°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Clear
27°C

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 40% 20% 60% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 16
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 16km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
SE 14km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 25km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 54% 39% 63% 45% 68% 50% 63% 46% 64% 49% 66% 53% 61% 50%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 15°C 16°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:54 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
17:56 EST
moon
rise
Sun 09:55 EST
set
Sun 21:13 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
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May 11
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May 19
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May 26

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 29
10.6°C 27°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
11.5°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
20.3°C 25.1°C 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
18.7°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
18.5°C 28.5°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
424.2mm
40.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
520.6mm
44 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
464.0mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
80.4mm
Mar 29
Lowest Temperature
10.6°C
Apr 29
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.6°C
29th
Lowest On Record
4.7°C
30th 1952
Average This Month
18.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
1st 1942
Average This Month
28.5°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
23rd
Total This Month
1.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.3mm
6.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
198.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1951
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