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Sydney Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 26°C
sunny

Now

15.7°C rising
Updated at 07:40 EDT

Sydney for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.7°C rising
Dew Point 10.9°C rising
Feels Like 15.7°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
W 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1018.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:15 EDT

Nearby Now

Canterbury 14.7°C
Sydney Ap 17.0°C
Terrey Hills 15.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
20°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

3pm

Mostly clear
26°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28
Sun
Oct 29
Mon
Oct 30

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 27°C 25°C 23°C 27°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 14°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 19°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 70% 20% 40% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Pollen Index High Moderate Moderate Moderate Very High High 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 14
km/h
27
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
34
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
19
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction N 14km/h
N
NE 27km/h
NE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
N 21km/h
N
SW 16km/h
SW
S 34km/h
S
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SSE 29km/h
SSE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NE 30km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
NE 27km/h
NE
NW 18km/h
NW
W 31km/h
W
Relative Humidity 56% 44% 54% 40% 66% 61% 67% 56% 64% 51% 51% 40% 39% 35%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 13°C 13°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:38 EDT
sunrise
06:04 EDT
sunset
19:15 EDT
last light
19:41 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 09:01 EDT
set
Tue 23:11 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 23
13°C 23°C 3mm
Sun
Oct 22
13°C 22°C 0.2mm
Sat
Oct 21
13.0°C 20°C 16.4mm
Fri
Oct 20
19.0°C 19.6°C 7.8mm
Thu
Oct 19
17.1°C 25.3°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1053.8mm
121.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
932.0mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1287.0mm
110 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
5.7°C
3rd 1918
Average This Month
15.7°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
13.6°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
9th
Highest On Record
38.2°C
13th 2004
Average This Month
23.2°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.4mm
21st
Total This Month
27.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.4mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
285.0mm
1987
Driest On Record
0.6mm
1988
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