Rockhampton - Recent May Temperatures and Rainfall





The numbers here describe what the May weather in Rockhampton, Queensland Australia was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives May data by year for temperature and precipitation.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many hot days occurred each May. Then there's information on how much rain actually landed this month during recent years, as well as how often Rockhampton had wet weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Rockhampton Airport.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

May temperature averages by year in Rockhampton
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
82 57 2021 28 14
78 58 2020 26 14
81 60 2019 27 16
81 59 2018 27 15
80 63 2017 27 17
85 63 2016 29 17
81 58 2015 27 15
79 60 2014 26 16
76 60 2013 25 15
78 57 2012 26 14
76 55 2011 25 13
80 57 2010 27 14
Number of days in May when the temperature in Rockhampton rose to at least 21 or 32 degrees Celsius
Year 21 °C
70 °F
32 °C
90 °F
2021 31 0
2020 28 0
2019 30 0
2018 31 0
2017 30 0
2016 31 4
2015 31 0
2014 31 0
2013 30 0
2012 29 0
2011 29 0
2010 30 0

Rainy Weather iconRain

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Rockhampton during May in each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall amounted to 0.254 millimeters (0.01 inches) or more.

Total rainfall for May in Rockhampton
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
0 2021 0.0 0
5 2020 1.1 28
4 2019 0.3 6
2 2018 0.4 9
6 2017 1.8 45
1 2016 0.2 5
5 2015 0.8 19
4 2014 0.5 12
8 2013 4.8 121
5 2012 1.5 38
7 2011 0.8 19
4 2010 0.7 19
Reference

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology. Climate Data Online.

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Month, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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