Rockhampton Weather


Rockhampton Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 34°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

26.7°C steady
Updated at 06:00 EST

Capricornia for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Rockhampton Ap

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Temperature 26.7°C steady
Dew Point 23.8°C falling
Feels Like 31.3°C
Relative Humidity 84%
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NNE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
05:30 EST
Sunset sunset
18:49 EST

Nearby Now

Yeppoon 26.9°C
Samuel Hill Ap 24.9°C
Gladstone Ap 27.7°C
Gladstone 24.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Rockhampton

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
30°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
33°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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Rockhampton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
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Sat
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Sun
Jan 26
Mon
Jan 27
Tue
Jan 28
Wed
Jan 29

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 34°C 34°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 60% 60% 60% 40% 50% 50% 50%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 11
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
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km/h
17
km/h
18
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17
km/h
19
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Wind Direction NE 11km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
Relative Humidity 66% 60% 68% 59% 66% 54% 67% 48% 65% 49% 62% 43% 61% 43%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 22°C 19°C

Rockhampton Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:06 EST
sunrise
05:30 EST
sunset
18:49 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
set
Thu 17:34 EST
rise
Fri 04:34 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 25
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16

Rockhampton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 22
26.8°C 37°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 21
27.4°C 38.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 20
25.3°C 38.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 19
24.0°C 39.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 18
21.2°C 36.8°C 2.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
131.1mm
11.3 Day(s)
Total For 2020
34.6mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
63.8mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.6mm
Jan 17
Lowest Temperature
20.7°C
Jan 17
Highest Temperature
39.1°C
Jan 19

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
17th
Lowest On Record
16.3°C
7th 1958
Average This Month
23.6°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.1°C
19th
Highest On Record
42.5°C
22nd 1987
Average This Month
34.6°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.6mm
17th
Total This Month
34.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
131.1mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
660.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
1.6mm
2003
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