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Sydney Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 17°C
possible_shower

Now

22.6°C falling
Updated at 15:20 EST

Sydney for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the afternoon and early evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.6°C falling
Dew Point 16.9°C falling
Feels Like 22.6°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
S 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EST
Sunset sunset
17:21 EST

Nearby Now

Homebush 23.1°C
Canterbury 22.7°C
Sydney Ap 21.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 10:50 EST
Strong Wind Warning for all coasts on Thursday, including Sydney Closed Waters

National Forecast

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 24°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 21°C
Minimum 15°C 17°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 60% 70% 50% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 13
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
31
km/h
28
km/h
32
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SW 13km/h
SW
S 20km/h
S
WSW 17km/h
WSW
S 31km/h
S
SSW 28km/h
SSW
SSW 32km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 25km/h
S
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 25km/h
S
SSW 18km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 65% 67% 65% 57% 59% 54% 68% 60% 68% 56% 64% 51% 64% 51%
Dew Point 13°C 18°C 14°C 14°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 11°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:25 EST
sunset
17:21 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
set
Thu 02:08 EST
rise
Thu 15:22 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 25
15.2°C 25°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 24
16.0°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
15.4°C 23.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
15.1°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
16.6°C 23.8°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
479.2mm
51.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
269.4mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
660.6mm
53 Day(s)
Wettest Day
69.4mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
14.0°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Jan 7

Sydney Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.1°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
27th 1864
Average This Month
18.6°C
+3.9°C
Long-term Average
14.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.4°C
9th
Highest On Record
34.2°C
6th 2016
Average This Month
26.9°C
+4.4°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
128.5mm
12.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
622.1mm
1861
Driest On Record
1.4mm
1868
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