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Sydney Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 8°C
cloudy

Now

14.6°C falling
Updated at 14:10 EST

Sydney for Sunday Cloudy. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h grading to 25 to 35 km/h near the coast, becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Sydney

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Temperature 14.6°C falling
Dew Point 4.9°C falling
Feels Like 12.8°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
SW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1022.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:29 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 13.8°C
Canterbury 15.5°C
Bankstown Ap 15.7°C

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
17°C

6pm

Mostly clear
14°C

9pm

Mostly clear
12°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 10:00 EST
Strong wind Warning from Byron to Illawarra Coasts, cancelled for Batemans, Eden and Sydney Closed Waters

National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
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Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26

Cloudy

Cloudy

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 20°C
Minimum 7°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 5% 60% 80% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low High Moderate Moderate Low Low 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 25
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
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km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SW 25km/h
SW
SSW 25km/h
SSW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
N 20km/h
N
W 10km/h
W
ESE 16km/h
ESE
W 14km/h
W
SE 14km/h
SE
SW 20km/h
SW
S 27km/h
S
SW 19km/h
SW
S 21km/h
S
W 14km/h
W
SSW 18km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 47% 46% 68% 40% 51% 32% 57% 30% 62% 46% 58% 40% 57% 38%
Dew Point 0°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 5°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:04 EST
sunrise
06:29 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:54 EST
moon
set
Sun 15:48 EST
rise
Mon 05:52 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 20
6.4°C - 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 19
8.7°C 16.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
11.4°C 16.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
11.3°C 22.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
12.8°C 21.8°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
909.0mm
98.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
903.0mm
85 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1133.6mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
85.0mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
5.4°C
Jul 2
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 31

Sydney Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.4°C
20th
Lowest On Record
2.7°C
5th 1862
Average This Month
10.0°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
9.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.9°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.3°C
26th 1995
Average This Month
20.3°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
4th
Total This Month
23.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
81.1mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
482.6mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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Weather News

Low thundering across South Australia

13:54 EST

A powerful low pressure system is slowly tracking east across the Bight, helping produce rain and storms across SA.

Frosty Morning for Eastern Australia

11:03 EST

Widespread frost and record breaking cold has impacted much of the east.

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.