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Sydney Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.3°C rising
Updated at 17:10 EDT

Sydney for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.3°C rising
Dew Point 19.2°C falling
Feels Like 27.5°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
ENE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:06 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 28.1°C
Canterbury 27.9°C
Bankstown Ap 29.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 16:09 EDT
Cancellation of Strong Wind Warning for Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast and Sydney Coast

National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27
Sun
Jan 28
Mon
Jan 29

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 10% 10% 30% 70% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High High High High Very High 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 11
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
11
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
27
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NE 11km/h
NE
NE 20km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
NE 11km/h
NE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ENE 27km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 25km/h
E
ENE 11km/h
ENE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 65% 57% 71% 57% 73% 61% 75% 62% 76% 62% 71% 58% 69% 57%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 19°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
05:40 EDT
sunrise
06:08 EDT
sunset
20:06 EDT
last light
20:34 EDT
moon
set
Tue 23:45 EDT
rise
Wed 12:28 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
Tue
Jan 23
23°C 26°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 22
21.5°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 21
19.5°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 20
17.4°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
16.9°C 28.3°C 0.0mm

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
30.6mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.6mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
14.8°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 7

Sydney Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
10.6°C
18th 1949
Average This Month
19.4°C
+0.7°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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