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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 38°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.4°C steady
Updated at 03:50 EST

Capricornia for Thursday Clear. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.4°C steady
Dew Point 22.7°C steady
Feels Like 26.6°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
NW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1008.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:28 EST
Sunset sunset
18:50 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 26.2°C
Samuel Hill Ap 22.7°C
Gladstone Ap 27.3°C
Gladstone 26.7°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Clear
30°C

12pm

Clear
36°C

3pm

Clear
38°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 38°C 41°C 31°C 32°C 34°C 36°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 10% 80% 90% 30% 10% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 9
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction N 9km/h
N
NE 13km/h
NE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
N 10km/h
N
E 11km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
E 19km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
Relative Humidity 56% 29% 49% 25% 67% 64% 61% 46% 57% 42% 61% 40% 67% 44%
Dew Point 21°C 18°C 20°C 17°C 23°C 23°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:04 EST
sunrise
05:28 EST
sunset
18:50 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
set
Fri 12:19 EST
rise
Sat 00:09 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
22.7°C 39°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
23.0°C 35.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
23.6°C 33.2°C 1.2mm
Mon
Jan 16
25.0°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
25.3°C 35.4°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
132.8mm
11.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
71.6mm
11 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
39.0°C
Jan 19

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
23.5°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
22nd 1987
Average This Month
32.8°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
71.6mm
11 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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Weather News

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18:03 EDT

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Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

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Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.