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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 23°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.0°C steady
Updated at 09:00 EST

Capricornia for Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible locally heavy falls this morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.0°C steady
Dew Point 22.6°C falling
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1009.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 24.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:50 EST
Sunset sunset
18:33 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 25.1°C
Samuel Hill Ap 26.9°C
Gladstone Ap 25.9°C
Gladstone 25.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 08:59 EST
Strong Wind Warning the Following Areas: Fraser Is Coast & Sunshine Coast Waters Cancel for the Following Area: Gold Coast Waters

National Forecast

Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 50% 70% 70% 70% 40%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 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 16
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SE 16km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 9km/h
NE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 84% 75% 79% 69% 78% 69% 75% 67% 77% 69% 78% 68% 74% 60%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 22°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:27 EST
sunrise
05:50 EST
sunset
18:33 EST
last light
18:56 EST
moon
rise
Thu 11:16 EST
set
Thu 22:54 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 21
22.0°C 29°C 10.4mm
Tue
Feb 20
25.0°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
22.4°C 37.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
23.6°C 36.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
23.6°C 35.3°C 0.4mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
276.9mm
23.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
144.6mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
106.4mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
18.7°C
Feb 10
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 12

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
16.2°C
5th 1945
Average This Month
22.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.1°C
12th
Highest On Record
43.3°C
11th 1969
Average This Month
33.9°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
31.3°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
60.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
145.8mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
478.4mm
2008
Driest On Record
2.8mm
1965
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