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Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 29°C
late_shower

Now

21.7°C falling
Updated at 19:50 EDT

Sydney for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE in the evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, more likely in the afternoon and at night. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before shifting W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Sun protection 8:40am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme].

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.7°C falling
Dew Point 15.5°C steady
Feels Like 21.7°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
ENE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:37 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:57 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 22.6°C
Canterbury 21.3°C
Bankstown Ap 22.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly clear
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
21°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Hunter to Eden Coasts, including Sydney Closed Waters for Thursday. Cancelled Byron, Coffs & Macquarie coasts

National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 29°C 26°C 24°C 27°C 28°C 34°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 10% 20% 80% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High Very High High Extreme Very High Extreme
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 21
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
36
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
32
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 21km/h
SSE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NE 36km/h
NE
WSW 28km/h
WSW
SW 31km/h
SW
S 17km/h
S
ESE 25km/h
ESE
NE 14km/h
NE
ENE 30km/h
ENE
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 32km/h
ENE
N 20km/h
N
NNE 26km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 67% 62% 69% 56% 36% 30% 47% 46% 54% 52% 57% 52% 49% 38%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:08 EDT
sunrise
05:37 EDT
sunset
19:57 EDT
last light
20:26 EDT
moon
set
Thu 01:23 EDT
rise
Thu 13:25 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 7
18.6°C - 7.8mm
Tue
Dec 6
20.4°C 23.6°C 3.2mm
Mon
Dec 5
22.1°C 29.9°C 0.4mm
Sun
Dec 4
19.7°C 26.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
21.0°C 26.8°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1212.6mm
144.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1332.2mm
123 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1241.6mm
155 Day(s)
Wettest Day
94.4mm
Apr 4
Lowest Temperature
5.4°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
39.2°C
Jan 14

Sydney Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
9.1°C
3rd 1924
Average This Month
19.8°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.7°C
2nd
Highest On Record
42.2°C
20th 1957
Average This Month
28.6°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
7th
Total This Month
11.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
77.6mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
401.9mm
1920
Driest On Record
2.8mm
1979
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