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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 34°C
clearing_shower

Now

24.2°C falling
Updated at 04:00 EST

Capricornia for Monday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north early this evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.2°C falling
Dew Point 23.2°C rising
Feels Like 24.2°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
ESE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1013.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:26 EST
Sunset sunset
18:50 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 26.8°C
Thangool 18.6°C
Gladstone Ap 24.6°C
Gladstone 24.9°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Shower
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
33°C

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 36°C 40°C 39°C 41°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 70% 10% 20% 50% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 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 15
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
SE 9km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
NW 8km/h
NW
NE 9km/h
NE
N 10km/h
N
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 17km/h
E
SE 19km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
Relative Humidity 66% 44% 59% 35% 54% 29% 58% 34% 53% 34% 71% 58% 67% 50%
Dew Point 23°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 21°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:01 EST
sunrise
05:26 EST
sunset
18:50 EST
last light
19:15 EST
moon
set
Tue 09:45 EST
rise
Tue 22:19 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
25°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
25.3°C 35°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
23.0°C 36.8°C 3.2mm
Fri
Jan 13
25.7°C 36.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
23.8°C 31.9°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
132.8mm
11.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
70.4mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
17.0mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.0mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
21.7°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 13

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.7°C
9th
Lowest On Record
16.3°C
7th 1958
Average This Month
23.6°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.9°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
22nd 1987
Average This Month
32.2°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
70.4mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
132.8mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
660.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
1.6mm
2003
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18:18 EDT

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