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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 20°C
possible_shower

Now

29.5°C falling
Updated at 12:50 EST

Capricornia for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the north, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the north. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.5°C falling
Dew Point 16.1°C falling
Feels Like 29.6°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
E 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1012.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:05 EST
Sunset sunset
18:38 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 27.9°C
Samuel Hill Ap 28.7°C
Gladstone Ap 29.1°C
Gladstone 29.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Clear
27°C

9pm

Clear
25°C

12am

Clear
23°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 10% 20% 20% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 19
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SE 19km/h
SE
E 20km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 48% 57% 45% 62% 47% 64% 48% 61% 45% 59% 48% 63% 51%
Dew Point 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:40 EST
sunrise
05:05 EST
sunset
18:38 EST
last light
19:03 EST
moon
set
Tue 13:26 EST
rise
Wed 01:42 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
20.6°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
21.4°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
21.7°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
23.3°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
22.7°C 32.3°C 0.2mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
816.1mm
91.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
844.8mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
955.6mm
71 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Oct 18
Lowest Temperature
5.5°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.6°C
6th
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
22.0°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.3°C
6th
Highest On Record
41.5°C
30th 2013
Average This Month
31.3°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
32.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.2mm
4th
Total This Month
46.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
105.0mm
9.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
533.4mm
1990
Driest On Record
2.8mm
2013
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Weather News

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.