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Sydney Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 13°C
cloud_increasing

Now

17.4°C steady
Updated at 17:30 EST

Sydney for Wednesday Cloud increasing. Light winds. Large and powerful surf conditions in the afternoon and evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing. Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.4°C steady
Dew Point 5.0°C steady
Feels Like 17.4°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
NE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1013.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
16:57 EST

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 16.9°C
Canterbury 15.1°C
Bankstown Ap 16.6°C

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

12am

Slight chance shower
15°C

3am

Rain
14°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast and Eden Coast

Sydney Weather Update

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Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 25
Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31

Cloud increasing

Rain clearing

Sunny

Windy

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
Minimum 10°C 13°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 50% 70% 70% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Low 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 16
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
30
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction W 16km/h
W
N 14km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
WSW 30km/h
WSW
WSW 34km/h
WSW
NW 20km/h
NW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
W 24km/h
W
W 16km/h
W
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
Relative Humidity 60% 34% 73% 51% 55% 35% 63% 48% 61% 43% 63% 46% 67% 55%
Dew Point 5°C 4°C 9°C 11°C 5°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 10°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:21 EST
sunrise
06:48 EST
sunset
16:56 EST
last light
17:23 EST
moon
rise
Wed 19:54 EST
set
Thu 10:00 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
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Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 25
10.4°C 21°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
12.1°C 22.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 23
15.2°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 22
14.5°C 22.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 21
13.6°C 21.5°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
595.8mm
64.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
628.2mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
766.4mm
81 Day(s)
Wettest Day
94.4mm
Apr 4
Lowest Temperature
10.4°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
39.2°C
Jan 14

Sydney Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.4°C
25th
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
30th 1862
Average This Month
14.0°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.2°C
17th
Highest On Record
30.0°C
1st 1919
Average This Month
24.0°C
+4.5°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
1st
Total This Month
4.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
119.9mm
13.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
585.0mm
1919
Driest On Record
3.0mm
2008
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