Sydney Weather


Sydney Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 18°C
hazy

Now

22.4°C falling
Updated at 16:40 EDT

Sydney for Tuesday Smoke haze. Slight chance of an afternoon shower or thunderstorm. Winds NE/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon, reaching 30 to 50 km/h near the coast.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.4°C falling
Dew Point 17.5°C falling
Feels Like 22.5°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
S 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:37 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:58 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 21.4°C
Canterbury 21.5°C
Bankstown Ap 22.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9pm

Cloudy
22°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters & Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden coasts

NSW/ACT - Tue 15:05 EDT
Fire Weather Warning Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra & Shoalhaven, Monaro Alpine, Cent/Sthn Ranges, Nthn/Sthn Slopes, Nth Western & E Riverina

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Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12
Fri
Dec 13
Sat
Dec 14
Sun
Dec 15
Mon
Dec 16

Hazy

Hazy

Hazy

Hazy

Hazy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 27°C 30°C 25°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 20% 30% 40% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High Extreme
Pollen Index High High High High Very High Very High 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 9
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 9km/h
NNE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSW 19km/h
SSW
S 24km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
SSE 9km/h
SSE
E 21km/h
E
N 6km/h
N
ESE 21km/h
ESE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
ENE 20km/h
ENE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 61% 56% 64% 58% 65% 58% 57% 55% 58% 53% 60% 47% 56% 51%
Dew Point 18°C 20°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 13°C 14°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:08 EDT
sunrise
05:37 EDT
sunset
19:58 EDT
last light
20:27 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 17:56 EDT
set
Wed 04:47 EDT
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 10
18.9°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 9
20.6°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 8
19.9°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 7
18.6°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 6
18.3°C 24.7°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1215.2mm
144.2 Day(s)
Total For 2019
850.2mm
101 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
907.4mm
115 Day(s)
Wettest Day
75.2mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Jun 20
Highest Temperature
39.6°C
Jan 31

Sydney Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
9.1°C
3rd 1924
Average This Month
17.8°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.4°C
5th
Highest On Record
42.2°C
20th 1957
Average This Month
26.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 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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15:05 EDT

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12:24 EDT

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