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Sydney Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 9°C
possible_shower

Now

16.9°C steady
Updated at 12:50 EST

Sydney for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the east from the late morning, slight (20%) chance in the west. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Sun protection 10:30am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.9°C steady
Dew Point 5.2°C rising
Feels Like 16.9°C
Relative Humidity 46%
Wind icon
SW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1017.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Canterbury 14.8°C
Sydney Ap 14.9°C
Bankstown Ap 14.8°C

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

3pm

Shower
16°C

6pm

Chance shower
14°C

9pm

Mostly clear
13°C

12am

Chance shower
12°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Sydney and Illawarra Coast. Cancellation for the Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

Sydney Weather Update

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Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 8°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 10% 5% 70% 80% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate High Moderate 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 22
km/h
28
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SW 22km/h
SW
SSW 28km/h
SSW
W 16km/h
W
N 13km/h
N
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
N 11km/h
N
ENE 22km/h
ENE
N 21km/h
N
N 24km/h
N
WNW 13km/h
WNW
ENE 18km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 60% 56% 60% 37% 59% 38% 58% 45% 68% 57% 73% 66% 76% 63%
Dew Point 4°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 13°C 12°C 16°C 13°C 15°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
17:59 EST
moon
rise
Sat 01:58 EST
set
Sat 12:39 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 26
7°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 25
9.0°C 17°C 52.8mm
Wed
Aug 24
11.8°C 14.7°C 2.4mm
Tue
Aug 23
8.5°C 18.4°C 1.8mm
Mon
Aug 22
9.5°C 13.8°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
905.9mm
98.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1190.6mm
89 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
996.0mm
114 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
26th
Lowest On Record
2.7°C
5th 1862
Average This Month
9.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
9.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.2°C
10th
Highest On Record
31.3°C
26th 1995
Average This Month
18.9°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
61.0mm
4th
Total This Month
150.0mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
80.7mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
482.6mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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