Fairfax Media Network

Newtown Weather


Sydney Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 29°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

22.9°C falling
Updated at 19:50 EDT

Sydney for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely, possibly severe. Winds NE 25 to 40 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible dust haze in the morning. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NE before dawn then shifting S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.9°C falling
Dew Point 20.4°C rising
Feels Like 21.4°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NE 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1005.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 23.8°C
Canterbury 23.1°C
Bankstown Ap 23.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

6am

Mostly clear
21°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

view all
NSW/ACT - Sat 19:53 EDT
Severe Storms (Hail/Rain/Wind) to impact Gosford, Mona Vale and Terrey Hills by 7:45pm; Manly, Randwick and waters off Bondi Beach by 8:15pm

NSW/ACT - Sat 19:08 EDT
Severe Storms (Rain/Winds/Hail) Mid Nth/Sth coasts, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, C/N/S T'lands, Nthn Rivers, NW Slopes/Plains and Snowys

NSW/ACT - Sat 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden coasts. Cancellation for Byron Coast

Weatherpulse

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 15
Sun
Dec 16
Mon
Dec 17
Tue
Dec 18
Wed
Dec 19
Thu
Dec 20
Fri
Dec 21

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 29°C 29°C 27°C 26°C 31°C 25°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 40% 60% 60% 60% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate Very High Very High Moderate High Moderate
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 13
km/h
31
km/h
17
km/h
31
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction NE 13km/h
NE
ENE 31km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
NE 31km/h
NE
NW 7km/h
NW
E 18km/h
E
SSW 15km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
N 14km/h
N
N 20km/h
N
S 17km/h
S
S 28km/h
S
Relative Humidity 79% 75% 73% 62% 70% 57% 75% 67% 76% 67% 64% 46% 67% 59%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 17°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:10 EDT
sunrise
05:39 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:32 EDT
moon
set
Sun 01:22 EDT
rise
Sun 13:16 EDT
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 15
21.6°C 28°C 14.2mm
Fri
Dec 14
19.7°C 26.6°C 17.2mm
Thu
Dec 13
19.6°C 26.7°C 0.6mm
Wed
Dec 12
19.2°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 11
19.8°C 23.7°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1215.2mm
144.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
939.4mm
118 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1056.2mm
114 Day(s)
Wettest Day
105.6mm
Nov 28
Lowest Temperature
4.6°C
Jul 16
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 7

Sydney Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.9°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
9.1°C
3rd 1924
Average This Month
18.9°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
42.2°C
20th 1957
Average This Month
26.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.2mm
14th
Total This Month
33.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
77.6mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
401.9mm
1920
Driest On Record
2.8mm
1979
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Ex-Cyclone Owen downgraded to tropical low half a day after crossing Queensland coast

19:26 EDT

More than half a day after crossing Queensland's Gulf of Carpentaria coast as a category three system, ex-Tropical Cyclone Owen has been downgraded to a tropical low as it moves across Cape York toward the Coral Sea, bringing steady rain to the state's northern coast.

Thousands without power after storms lash Sydney's west, Hills District

19:23 EDT

A series of severe thunderstorms has whipped the coast of NSW, bringing down trees in western Sydney, cutting power and pelting some suburbs with large hailstones.

Victoria's freak floods prompt 1,400 calls for help, more storms hit Melbourne suburbs

16:54 EDT

Authorities say Victoria's State Emergency Service received more than 1,400 calls for help during 48 hours of wild weather that damaged buildings, flooded streets and closed a stretch of the Hume Freeway, where stranded motorists were rescued by helicopter.

Help us build a better Weatherzone experience by testing new concepts and providing your feedback.
Sign up to be notified when new test activities become available.