Sunrise is a moderately early variety heading about 1 day earlier than Sunup. Plant height is about 3 inches shorter than Sunup with comparable standability. Test weight is above average. Yield performance has been slightly superior to Sunup. Sunrise is white-seeded, and seed size is large. It was developed by Nebraska from the cross NE83014/NE83007 and had parentage from Minn. 402, Dawn, Minco, and Panhandle.