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Sydney Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 19°C
rain

Now

16.1°C falling
Updated at 04:50 EST

Sydney for Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain during the day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Sun protection 8:50am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High].

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.1°C falling
Dew Point 9.1°C falling
Feels Like 16.1°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
NNE 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1002.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:35 EST
Sunset sunset
17:57 EST

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 16.8°C
Canterbury 10.9°C
Bankstown Ap 9.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower
14°C

9am

Shower
16°C

12pm

Shower
18°C

3pm

Shower
19°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 04:10 EST
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Sydney Weather Update

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Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5

Rain

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 18°C 22°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 14°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 17°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 5% 40% 70% 5% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate High Very High Extreme 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 30
km/h
31
km/h
36
km/h
44
km/h
29
km/h
30
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
39
km/h
27
km/h
38
km/h
26
km/h
37
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 30km/h
NNE
N 31km/h
N
NNW 36km/h
NNW
NW 44km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NNW 31km/h
NNW
NW 39km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 69% 60% 40% 43% 43% 33% 51% 34% 50% 45% 38% 29% 40% 25%
Dew Point 10°C 11°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 2°C 7°C 5°C 5°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:10 EST
sunrise
05:35 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:22 EST
moon
set
Thu 16:18 EST
rise
Fri 05:07 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 28
10.2°C 21°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
10.9°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
12.0°C 21.8°C 4.0mm
Sun
Sep 25
13.6°C 22.1°C 3.4mm
Sat
Sep 24
12.5°C 22.3°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
974.2mm
109.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1260.2mm
99 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1076.0mm
129 Day(s)
Wettest Day
94.4mm
Apr 4
Lowest Temperature
5.4°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
39.2°C
Jan 14

Sydney Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
4.9°C
2nd 1945
Average This Month
13.0°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.6°C
14th
Highest On Record
34.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
21.4°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
68.2mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.3mm
10.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
355.8mm
1879
Driest On Record
2.1mm
1882
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