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Sydney Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.1°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EST

Sydney for Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending N 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming W 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.1°C rising
Dew Point 4.5°C falling
Feels Like 19.1°C
Relative Humidity 38%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:44 EST
Sunset sunset
17:52 EST

Nearby Now

Terrey Hills 20.0°C
Sydney Ap 17.8°C
Canterbury 13.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
17°C

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

NSW/ACT - Fri 15:55 EST
Fire Weather Warning Greater Hunter/Sydney, Illawarra/S'haven, Central Ranges, N Western, Lower CW Plains, N Riverina, S Western & Far W

National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29

Mostly sunny

Windy

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 33°C 26°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 26°C
Minimum 16°C 21°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 20% 30% 70% 70% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High Moderate High High
Pollen Index Very High Very High High High Low Low
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 17
km/h
30
km/h
14
km/h
34
km/h
14
km/h
34
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction N 17km/h
N
NNE 30km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 34km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
W 34km/h
W
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SE 22km/h
SE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 29km/h
ENE
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 29% 21% 32% 21% 31% 21% 38% 36% 55% 50% 62% 51% 44% 28%
Dew Point 5°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 6°C 9°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 7°C 6°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:20 EST
sunrise
05:44 EST
sunset
17:52 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Sat 07:34 EST
set
Sat 20:44 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 22
12.8°C 28°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
10.4°C 21°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
10.7°C 19.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
14.0°C 25.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 18
8.2°C 21.0°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
977.4mm
109.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
904.4mm
87 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1252.8mm
97 Day(s)
Wettest Day
85.0mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
5.4°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 31

Sydney Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.8°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
4.9°C
2nd 1945
Average This Month
10.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
13th
Highest On Record
34.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
22.2°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
20.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
14th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.4mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
355.8mm
1879
Driest On Record
2.1mm
1882
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Weather News

Drought bites hard and drought maps questioned

17:46 EST

The accuracy of the current official figure of 66 per cent of Queensland being declared as in drought is being challenged.

Severe storm warning for south-east Queensland cancelled after series of cells sweep through region

16:36 EST

Severe thunderstorm warnings for south-east Queensland have been cancelled after a series of small cells swept through the region.

NSW weather: Record-breaking 40-degree temperature expected this weekend

16:24 EST

Total fire bans have been implemented across half of the state with some parts expected to hit 40 degrees Celsius for the first time in September since records began.