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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 20°C
mostly_sunny

Now

29.8°C rising
Updated at 14:20 EST

Capricornia for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late afternoon and evening in the far south. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.8°C rising
Dew Point 16.5°C rising
Feels Like 29.9°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
N 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1010.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 10.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
17:36 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 26.4°C
Thangool 29.0°C
Gladstone Ap 29.0°C
Gladstone 27.6°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
31°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Chance shower
23°C

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 18°C 20°C 11°C 12°C 16°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 5% 5% 10% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High 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 6
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NW 6km/h
NW
N 7km/h
N
S 19km/h
S
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
ENE 11km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 77% 39% 50% 34% 36% 23% 48% 34% 57% 41% 63% 49% 65% 48%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 12°C 10°C 1°C 2°C 8°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:53 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
17:36 EST
last light
17:59 EST
moon
set
Wed 17:36 EST
rise
Thu 06:41 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 26
18.7°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
18.5°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
18.1°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
18.3°C 28.2°C 1.0mm
Sat
Apr 22
17.7°C 27.7°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
424.2mm
40.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
520.4mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
463.0mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
80.4mm
Mar 29
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Apr 12
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
12th
Lowest On Record
4.7°C
30th 1952
Average This Month
19.3°C
+1.4°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
28.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
23rd
Total This Month
1.0mm
1 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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Weather News

Victoria on track for wet April after wintry blast hits state

12:34 EST

Parts of Victoria have already received almost double the average rainfall this month, and some areas have recorded the wettest April in 16 years.

Warm oceans fuelling late end to big wet season

11:01 EST

Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.

Cold and frosty lead-up to the last weekend of April

11:00 EST

Frosty morning temperatures are expected over Victoria and New South Wales on Thursday.