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Sydney Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 26°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.1°C falling
Updated at 19:10 EDT

Sydney for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible, mainly along the coastal fringe. Light winds. Sun protection 9:30am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme].

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.1°C falling
Dew Point 18.1°C falling
Feels Like 24.1°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
ESE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1021.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:34 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 24.4°C
Canterbury 23.7°C
Bankstown Ap 24.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Chance shower
23°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
22°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
21°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very 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 16
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
34
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
SW 20km/h
SW
SE 29km/h
SE
SSW 25km/h
SSW
S 34km/h
S
Relative Humidity 75% 67% 74% 69% 76% 71% 77% 74% 78% 73% 76% 70% 74% 67%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 20°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
06:17 EDT
sunrise
06:42 EDT
sunset
19:32 EDT
last light
19:58 EDT
moon
set
Tue 20:38 EDT
rise
Wed 09:05 EDT
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 28
20.7°C 27°C 2.6mm
Mon
Feb 27
18.7°C 26.6°C 26.4mm
Sun
Feb 26
18.3°C 25.5°C 28.6mm
Sat
Feb 25
18.6°C 20.8°C 7.8mm
Fri
Feb 24
21.8°C 28.0°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
219.1mm
24.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
253.6mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
275.6mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
85.0mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
16.9°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 31

Sydney Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.9°C
21st
Lowest On Record
9.6°C
28th 1863
Average This Month
21.0°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
18.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
10th
Highest On Record
42.1°C
8th 1926
Average This Month
28.5°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
85.0mm
8th
Total This Month
205.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
118.0mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
630.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
3.0mm
1939
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