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Rockhampton Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 30°C
showers

Now

26.2°C falling
Updated at 20:00 EST

Capricornia for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 35 to 55 km/h.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible in the north. Winds E/NE 35 to 50 km/h becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.2°C falling
Dew Point 25.2°C rising
Feels Like 28.8°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
ENE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1008.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 53.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:05 EST
Sunset sunset
18:02 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 27.4°C
Samuel Hill Ap 27.6°C
Gladstone Ap 24.9°C
Gladstone 24.6°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

9pm

Shower
26°C

12am

Shower
26°C

3am

Slight chance storm
25°C

6am

Slight chance storm
24°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 17:17 EST
Hurricane Force Wind: Mackay Coast. Storm Force Wind: Townsville Coast. Gale: G B Reef. Strong Wind Warning: Cairns Coast & Capricornia

Qld - Tue 17:15 EST
Severe Weather Warning for (Destructive Winds) for the Capricornia

Qld - Tue 12:46 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Ayr & NSW border, & C Highlands/Coalfields, C West, Maranoa/Warrego & D Downs/Granite Belt

National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Showers

Showers

Showers

Clearing shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 25°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 60% 50% 60% 80%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 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 28
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NNE 29km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
SW 21km/h
SW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
S 11km/h
S
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 94% 87% 90% 84% 92% 82% 70% 55% 81% 59% 78% 57% 77% 63%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:42 EST
sunrise
06:05 EST
sunset
18:01 EST
last light
18:24 EST
moon
rise
Wed 06:54 EST
set
Wed 19:01 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
23.4°C 27°C 41.4mm
Mon
Mar 27
24.5°C 27.9°C 1.8mm
Sun
Mar 26
22.9°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
23.1°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.6°C 30.6°C 3.8mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
379.9mm
33.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
359.0mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
461.8mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
76.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
20.5°C
Mar 11
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
11th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
23rd 1943
Average This Month
23.1°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
42.1°C
8th 1995
Average This Month
32.2°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
76.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
261.0mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
102.9mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
447.4mm
1990
Driest On Record
2.3mm
1960
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