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Sydney Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 26°C
cloudy

Now

21.2°C steady
Updated at 07:50 EDT

Sydney for Friday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the outer west late this afternoon and evening. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then turning E/SE and becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.2°C steady
Dew Point 17.0°C steady
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
SSW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 46km/h
Pressure 1012.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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

Nearby Now

Canterbury 21.0°C
Sydney Ap 20.8°C
Bankstown Ap 21.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
24°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters and the Sydney and Illawarra coasts. Cancellation for the Hunter Coast

National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 29°C 26°C 28°C 33°C 35°C 29°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 60% 20% 40% 20% 20% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High Moderate Very High Very High High 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 24
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 24km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
SSW 19km/h
SSW
S 23km/h
S
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NE 26km/h
NE
N 17km/h
N
NNW 17km/h
NNW
S 17km/h
S
SSE 26km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 70% 67% 65% 55% 71% 69% 69% 60% 56% 43% 37% 38% 61% 56%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 19°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:09 EDT
sunrise
05:38 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:31 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:06 EDT
rise
Sun 04:56 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
21°C 31°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
19.3°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
20.3°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
18.0°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
17.3°C 24.8°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1215.2mm
144.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1056.0mm
113 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1341.0mm
126 Day(s)
Wettest Day
85.0mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
5.4°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 31

Sydney Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
9.1°C
3rd 1924
Average This Month
18.6°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.3°C
7th
Highest On Record
42.2°C
20th 1957
Average This Month
26.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
27.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
77.6mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
401.9mm
1920
Driest On Record
2.8mm
1979
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