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Sydney Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 19°C
cloudy

Now

15.4°C rising
Updated at 18:10 EDT

Sydney for Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, easing to showers this afternoon and clearing by evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending S 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the afternoon. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.4°C rising
Dew Point 13.1°C falling
Feels Like 15.4°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
SSE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1022.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 15.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 15.7°C
Canterbury 14.9°C
Bankstown Ap 14.5°C

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

9pm

Cloudy
16°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans, Byron, Coffs and Eden Coasts

National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26

Possible shower

Cloudy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers increasing
Maximum 20°C 19°C 22°C 22°C 26°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 18°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 30% 20% 50% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 10-20mm
UV Index Very High High Very High Very High Very High
Pollen Index Low Low Low Low 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 15
km/h
39
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
30
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSW 39km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
S 29km/h
S
WNW 11km/h
WNW
SE 24km/h
SE
SW 13km/h
SW
SE 24km/h
SE
N 13km/h
N
NE 30km/h
NE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NW 16km/h
NW
SSW 25km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 83% 78% 58% 55% 57% 50% 59% 50% 60% 51% 52% 41% 51% 40%
Dew Point 17°C 13°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 15°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 13°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:42 EDT
sunrise
06:07 EDT
sunset
19:13 EDT
last light
19:39 EDT
moon
set
Fri 19:33 EDT
rise
Sat 07:06 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Oct 20
19°C 20°C 8mm
Thu
Oct 19
17.1°C 25°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
18.8°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
16.9°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
15.9°C 23.3°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1053.8mm
121.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
912.6mm
89 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1273.8mm
107 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
5.7°C
3rd 1918
Average This Month
16.1°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
13.6°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
9th
Highest On Record
38.2°C
13th 2004
Average This Month
23.4°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.0mm
20th
Total This Month
8.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.4mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
285.0mm
1987
Driest On Record
0.6mm
1988
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