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Sydney Forecast

Tonight 22°C
Tomorrow 27°C
cloudy

Now

22.6°C rising
Updated at 22:00 EDT

Sydney for Saturday Sunny morning. Medium chance of afternoon showers. The chance of afternoon thunderstorms, mostly in the west. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then turning S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of afternoon thunderstorms in the west. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h before dawn then shifting E/NE in the afternoon.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.6°C rising
Dew Point 18.8°C rising
Feels Like 22.6°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
ESE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1013.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Canterbury 23.0°C
Sydney Ap 22.6°C
Bankstown Ap 23.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

3am

Slight chance storm
23°C

6am

Slight chance storm
22°C

9am

Slight chance storm
25°C

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National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 27°C 30°C 34°C 36°C 24°C 26°C
Minimum 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 26°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 20% 20% 50% 50% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High Very High High High Moderate Moderate 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 10
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
S 16km/h
S
SSE 20km/h
SSE
NE 9km/h
NE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 24km/h
NE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
S 16km/h
S
S 21km/h
S
SSE 23km/h
SSE
E 10km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
Relative Humidity 66% 54% 73% 68% 69% 59% 64% 43% 36% 41% 69% 66% 65% 55%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
rise
Sun 04:56 EDT
set
Mon 19:51 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
Sat
Dec 16
21°C 29°C 1mm
Fri
Dec 15
21°C 27°C 0.2mm
Thu
Dec 14
20.9°C 31°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
19.3°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
20.3°C 27.0°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1215.2mm
144.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1057.2mm
115 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1373.6mm
127 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
18.9°C
+1.4°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
26.9°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
28.8mm
8 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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