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Sydney Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 10°C
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Now

21.8°C falling
Updated at 14:00 EST

Sydney for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of a shower or two this afternoon, with possible local thunder. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning gusty W/SW 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon. Sun protection 9:50am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate].

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.8°C falling
Dew Point 5.3°C falling
Feels Like 21.8°C
Relative Humidity 34%
Wind icon
WSW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1002.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 14.7
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 22.4°C
Canterbury 22.4°C
Bankstown Ap 21.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
21°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
18°C

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

12am

Mostly clear
14°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 11:00 EST
Gale Warning acquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere

National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2

Windy with showers

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 19°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 23°C
Minimum 16°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 15°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 5% 90% 60% 20% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 21
km/h
30
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29
km/h
33
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 30km/h
W
WSW 29km/h
WSW
SW 33km/h
SW
SW 25km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 18km/h
S
NNW 16km/h
NNW
N 24km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 61% 50% 51% 40% 57% 40% 61% 45% 70% 59% 70% 46% 61% 41%
Dew Point 12°C 10°C 2°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 9°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:25 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
set
Wed 17:25 EST
rise
Thu 06:49 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 25
18.2°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
15.7°C 23.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
15.9°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 22
17.7°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 21
14.4°C 23.9°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
475.9mm
51.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
660.6mm
53 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
623.8mm
47 Day(s)
Wettest Day
85.0mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
11.7°C
Apr 10
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 31

Sydney Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
27th 1864
Average This Month
15.0°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
14.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.7°C
9th
Highest On Record
33.9°C
5th 1986
Average This Month
24.1°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
22.4°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
80.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
127.1mm
12.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
622.1mm
1861
Driest On Record
1.4mm
1868
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Weather News

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Warm oceans fuelling late end to big wet season

11:01 EST

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Cold and frosty lead-up to the last weekend of April

11:00 EST

Frosty morning temperatures are expected over Victoria and New South Wales on Thursday.