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Sydney Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 31°C
sunny

Now

22.2°C falling
Updated at 01:50 EDT

Sydney for Monday Clear. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Deceptively powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing and swimming. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Tuesday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW early in the morning then tending N/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Sun protection 8:50am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme].

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.2°C falling
Dew Point 18.4°C falling
Feels Like 22.2°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
ENE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 21.8°C
Canterbury 19.8°C
Bankstown Ap 20.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
30°C

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National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 36°C 25°C 30°C 27°C 27°C 30°C
Minimum 22°C 27°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 60% 60% 30% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High Very High High High Very High Very High
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 15
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
36
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
34
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction N 15km/h
N
NE 26km/h
NE
W 18km/h
W
SSE 36km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNE 27km/h
NNE
SSW 24km/h
SSW
S 34km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 32km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 62% 41% 41% 57% 61% 60% 69% 63% 57% 53% 58% 50% 59% 49%
Dew Point 19°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 15°C 17°C 19°C 22°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 19°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:33 EDT
sunrise
06:01 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
set
Tue 10:38 EDT
rise
Tue 23:18 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
22°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
22.8°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
24.6°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
23.0°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
22.3°C 28.4°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
101.1mm
12.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
22.8mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
181.8mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.8mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
18.5°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Jan 11

Sydney Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
18th 1949
Average This Month
21.5°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.7°C
11th
Highest On Record
45.8°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
28.5°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
25.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.8mm
6th
Total This Month
22.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
101.1mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
387.1mm
1911
Driest On Record
5.6mm
1985
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Weather News

Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

22:25 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Central Australian tourists treated to 'desert in her party dress' after constant rainfall

22:16 EDT

Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.