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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 21°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.2°C rising
Updated at 10:30 EST

Capricornia for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain at times. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible heavy falls. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.2°C rising
Dew Point 22.1°C falling
Feels Like 26.2°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
ENE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1017.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:23 EST
Sunset sunset
18:04 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 24.3°C
Thangool 23.8°C
Samuel Hill Ap 23.1°C
Gladstone Ap 22.1°C

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower
26°C

3pm

Shower
25°C

6pm

Shower
24°C

9pm

Rain
24°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Townsville Coast & Capricornia Coast. Cancellation for Fraser Island Coast, Sunshine Coast Waters & Gold Coast

Qld - Wed 07:11 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for Central Coast and Whitsundays, Herbert and Lower Burdekin, Capricornia and Wide Bay and Burnett

National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 50% 60% 70% 60% 40%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very 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 20
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 25km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 90% 87% 84% 69% 70% 56% 71% 72% 78% 65% 68% 53% 61% 45%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 16°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:00 EST
sunrise
05:23 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:27 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:40 EST
rise
Thu 05:02 EST
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
20.8°C - 102.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
20.2°C 29.2°C 5.2mm
Mon
Oct 16
19.7°C 24.8°C 1.2mm
Sun
Oct 15
17.5°C 27.7°C 6.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
19.6°C 26.1°C 4.4mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
643.9mm
73.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
707.6mm
70 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
908.2mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
80.4mm
Mar 29
Lowest Temperature
5.5°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Mar 6

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.5°C
15th
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
3rd 1957
Average This Month
20.3°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
17.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
41.1°C
31st 1958
Average This Month
30.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
29.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.6mm
4th
Total This Month
145.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.7mm
6.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.4mm
1952
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1977
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22:08 EDT

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Flooding rain continues in Queensland

17:03 EDT

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