Rockhampton monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Rockhampton

    Rockhampton average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Rockhampton (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 31.3 30.8 29.8 28.1 25.4 22.8 22.4 24 26.5 28.8 30.3 31.2
    °F 88.4 87.5 85.7 82.7 77.7 73 72.3 75.2 79.8 83.8 86.5 88.2

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Rockhampton (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 157 145 127 62 62 40 37 31 25 51 75 127
    inches 6.2 5.7 5 2.4 2.4 1.6 1.5 1.2 1 2 2.9 5
    Rainy days 11 12 12 9 9 6 6 6 4 6 7 9
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Rockhampton

    Average daily sunshine Rockhampton
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 8.5 7.8 8.1 8.2 7.6 8 8.5 9.3 9.6 9.7 9.3 9.1
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Rockhampton (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C 21.7 21.6 20.4 17.8 14.4 10.7 9.3 10.7 13.4 16.8 19.3 20.8
    Max °C 31.6 31.1 30.1 28.4 25.7 23.1 22.7 24.4 26.9 29.1 30.6 31.5
    Min °F 71 70.8 68.6 64 57.8 51.3 48.7 51.2 56 62.2 66.7 69.4
    Max °F 79.9 79.3 77.4 73.6 68 62.4 60.8 63.5 68.2 73.2 76.8 79
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Rockhampton in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 27.6 27.9 27.4 26 24.3 22.5 21.2 20.9 21.9 23.6 25.3 26.7
    °F 81.7 82.2 81.2 78.9 75.8 72.6 70.1 69.5 71.4 74.4 77.5 80.1
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Rockhampton (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 15 15 15 14 13 12 12 12 14 15 14 14
    mph 9 9 9 9 8 7 7 8 9 9 9 9

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Rockhampton
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    61% 63% 63% 61% 61% 59% 58% 55% 52% 52% 54% 58%

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Rockhampton weather stats

Rockhampton weather statistics
Hottest month: January 31.3°C 88.3°F
Driest month: September 25mm 1ins
Sunniest month: August 9.3hrs
Coldest month: July 22.4°C 72.3°F
Wettest month: January 157mm 6.2ins
Warmest sea: February 27.9°C 82.2°F
Map showing location of Rockhampton (-23.38032, 150.50595)

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