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Rockhampton Forecast

Today 39°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

31.7°C falling
Updated at 09:40 EST

Capricornia for Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the north during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon, possibly severe. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 39.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

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Temperature 31.7°C falling
Dew Point 18.7°C falling
Feels Like 33.0°C
Relative Humidity 46%
Wind icon
NNW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 9.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:06 EST
Sunset sunset
18:39 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 28.7°C
Gladstone Ap 31.0°C
Gladstone 31.1°C
Samuel Hill Ap 31.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
38°C

3pm

Intermittent rain
37°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

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Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 14
Sun
Dec 15
Mon
Dec 16
Tue
Dec 17
Wed
Dec 18
Thu
Dec 19
Fri
Dec 20

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 39°C 37°C 40°C 35°C 33°C 33°C 35°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 50% 20% 10% 20% 20% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 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 12
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 12km/h
NNW
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 17km/h
E
E 25km/h
E
SE 25km/h
SE
E 27km/h
E
ESE 23km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
Relative Humidity 52% 36% 52% 39% 52% 29% 54% 45% 48% 36% 49% 38% 51% 34%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
04:40 EST
sunrise
05:06 EST
sunset
18:39 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
rise
Sat 20:36 EST
set
Sun 07:38 EST
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26
moon
Fri
Jan 3
moon
Sat
Jan 11

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 14
25°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 13
22.7°C 40°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 12
23.4°C 37.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 11
21.1°C 35.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 10
22.4°C 33.5°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
816.1mm
91.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
264.2mm
68 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
379.0mm
74 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.8mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
4.4°C
Aug 12
Highest Temperature
40.7°C
Oct 8

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
22.9°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
41.5°C
30th 2013
Average This Month
37.6°C
+5.4°C
Long-term Average
32.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 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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