Fairfax Media Network

Rockdale Weather


Mascot Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 25°C
clearing_shower

Now

20.2°C rising
Updated at 03:10 EDT

Sydney for Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely later in the day. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h shifting NE 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Sun protection 8:40am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme].

Currently at Sydney Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.2°C rising
Dew Point 18.6°C falling
Feels Like 20.2°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
SSE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1012.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:37 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Canterbury 19.4°C
Sydney 19.8°C
Bankstown Ap 18.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mascot

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance shower
18°C

9am

Slight chance shower
20°C

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Mascot 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Clearing shower

Rain developing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 34°C 24°C 23°C 26°C 29°C 34°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 20% 20% 40% 5% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 23
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
37
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
12
km/h
29
km/h
15
km/h
33
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 23km/h
SSE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NE 37km/h
NE
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SSW 31km/h
SSW
S 18km/h
S
SE 26km/h
SE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
ENE 29km/h
ENE
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 33km/h
ENE
N 19km/h
N
NNE 27km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 72% 60% 73% 54% 39% 32% 50% 47% 58% 52% 60% 49% 52% 37%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 20°C 24°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 11°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C

Mascot Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:08 EDT
sunrise
05:37 EDT
sunset
19:57 EDT
last light
20:26 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:23 EDT
set
Thu 01:23 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Sydney Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
20.0°C 24°C 10.6mm
Mon
Dec 5
21.8°C 32.4°C 1.2mm
Sun
Dec 4
19.2°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
20.3°C 25.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
19.3°C 35.7°C 0.0mm

Sydney Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1085.8mm
129.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1216.2mm
115 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1038.4mm
128 Day(s)
Wettest Day
95.6mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
5.4°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 14

Sydney Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
8.2°C
7th 1943
Average This Month
19.9°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.7°C
2nd
Highest On Record
43.2°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
29.5°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.6mm
6th
Total This Month
11.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
74.1mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
359.2mm
1963
Driest On Record
4.8mm
1979
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.