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Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 29°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

23.7°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EST

Capricornia for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, becoming less likely later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, tending to rain at times. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.7°C rising
Dew Point 20.5°C rising
Feels Like 23.7°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
N 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1013.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 23.2°C
Thangool 20.4°C
Samuel Hill Ap 22.9°C
Gladstone Ap 24.3°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower
23°C

6am

Chance shower
22°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

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Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 22°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 40% 10% 40% 40% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index 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 8
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction SW 8km/h
SW
E 6km/h
E
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
SW 8km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 79% 71% 77% 56% 71% 52% 70% 53% 70% 58% 74% 56% 73% 61%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:20 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
rise
Wed 03:12 EST
set
Wed 15:36 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 3
20.5°C 32°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
21.2°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 1
20.6°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 30
20.5°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 29
21.1°C 28.4°C 0.8mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
471.4mm
47.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
472.0mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
498.2mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.6mm
Mar 7
Lowest Temperature
16.7°C
Apr 25
Highest Temperature
39.1°C
Jan 7

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
24th 1957
Average This Month
20.8°C
+6.6°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
32.6°C
20th 2003
Average This Month
32.4°C
+6.4°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.2mm
6.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
303.8mm
1989
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1970
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