Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely this afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 35 to 45 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Large and powerful surf conditions in the evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing. Sun protection 9:50am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate].
Thursday Becoming cloudy. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Friday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S/SE during the morning.
Sydney Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||21||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 12||74||SSE 14||57|
||17||21||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 17||71||S 10||67|
||10||21||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 7||78||ESE 8||53|
||10||22||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 9||76||SE 5||56|
||12||22||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 12||71||SSE 12||63|
||11||21||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 12||77||SSE 12||65|
||12||22||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 10||74||SSE 9||65|
||14||21||70%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 21||71||SSE 17||67|
||12||23||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 7||70||SE 5||68|
||12||22||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SW 8||79||SE 9||58|
||15||22||60%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 21||67||SSE 18||59|
||13||20||60%||1-5mm||Nil||SSW 11||85||S 6||76|
Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.
Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.