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Sydney Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.5°C falling
Updated at 00:20 EDT

Sydney for Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.5°C falling
Dew Point 12.5°C falling
Feels Like 18.5°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
SSE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1020.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:08 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 18.8°C
Canterbury 16.5°C
Bankstown Ap 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 08:47 EDT
Hazardous Surf Warning for Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden Coasts

National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 35°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 19°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 50% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High Very High High High Very High 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 6
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
25
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 6km/h
WNW
E 20km/h
E
N 6km/h
N
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 25km/h
ENE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 22km/h
NE
S 14km/h
S
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 52% 41% 54% 38% 51% 35% 64% 50% 60% 41% 69% 60% 75% 66%
Dew Point 12°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:34 EDT
sunrise
06:02 EDT
sunset
20:08 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 06:48 EDT
set
Fri 21:28 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 17
17°C 25°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
18.3°C 23°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
16.3°C 26.5°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jan 14
14.8°C 24.5°C 1.8mm
Sat
Jan 13
23.2°C 34.3°C 0.2mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
102.2mm
12.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
35.2mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
22.8mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.6mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
14.8°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 7

Sydney Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
18th 1949
Average This Month
19.5°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.4°C
7th
Highest On Record
45.8°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
28.1°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.6mm
9th
Total This Month
35.2mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
102.2mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
387.1mm
1911
Driest On Record
5.6mm
1985
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16:21 EDT

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15:33 EDT

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