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Sydney Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 7°C
windy

Now

15.6°C steady
Updated at 15:30 EST

Sydney for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe later in the afternoon and evening. Dry elsewhere. Winds S/SW 35 to 50 km/h.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.6°C steady
Dew Point -0.2°C rising
Feels Like 15.6°C
Relative Humidity 34%
Wind icon
SSW 31km/h falling
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 13.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:28 EST

Nearby Now

Terrey Hills 12.8°C
Sydney Ap 14.1°C
Canterbury 14.3°C

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower. Windy
13°C

9pm

Chance shower
12°C

12am

Mostly clear
10°C

3am

Mostly clear
8°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 10:51 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Surf) for Mid North Coast, Hunter, Sydney Metropolitan and Illawarra

NSW/ACT - Sat 10:00 EST
Gale Warning for all districts except a Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters

National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Windy

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 17°C 18°C 21°C 21°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 9°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 60% 20% 60% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index High Moderate Moderate Moderate High Moderate 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 35
km/h
43
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 35km/h
WSW
SW 43km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
W 16km/h
W
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SW 20km/h
SW
S 24km/h
S
SW 18km/h
SW
SSE 22km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 41% 38% 47% 43% 65% 41% 52% 29% 54% 33% 54% 40% 53% 37%
Dew Point -1°C 1°C 0°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 4°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:05 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
17:28 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
rise
Sun 05:02 EST
set
Sun 15:48 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 19
8.7°C 17°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
11.4°C 17°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
11.3°C 22.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
12.8°C 21.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
10.7°C 22.4°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
909.0mm
98.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
902.8mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1133.2mm
85 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
2.7°C
5th 1862
Average This Month
10.2°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
9.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.9°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.3°C
26th 1995
Average This Month
20.3°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
4th
Total This Month
22.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
81.1mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
482.6mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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Weather News

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.

Last significant rain for weeks in the nation's southwest

14:25 EST

The rain has tumbled down across southwestern parts of Australia during the past seven weeks, but that trend will finish today.

Wild Surf Batters the East Coast

10:18 EST

Damaging surf with waves up to 7 metres in some places are lashing the New South Wales Coast today.