Sydney Weather


Sydney Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 7°C
windy

Now

15.9°C rising
Updated at 13:20 EST

Sydney for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe. Winds SW 30 to 40 km/h turning S 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon then decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening. Winds along the coastal fringe reaching 40 to 60 km/h during the afternoon.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.9°C rising
Dew Point 3.0°C falling
Feels Like 6.8°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
S 38km/h falling
Wind Gusts 54km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 12.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 14.9°C
Canterbury 15.4°C
Bankstown Ap 15.6°C

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
19°C

6pm

Clear. Windy
16°C

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

12am

Mostly clear
12°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 11:04 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Surf) for parts of Northern Rivers, Mid North Coast, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra and South Coast

NSW/ACT - Thu 11:02 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Wind) Illawarra, Sth Coast, Hunter, Sydney, Central/Southern Tablelands, Snowy Mtns. Cancelled elsewhere

NSW/ACT - Thu 10:14 EST
Gale Warning for Coffs Coast to Eden Coast, including Sydney Closed Waters. Strong Wind Warning for Byron Coast

NSW/ACT - Thu 03:59 EST
Hazardous Surf Warning for Byron, Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden coasts

Weatherpulse

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 22
Fri
Aug 23
Sat
Aug 24
Sun
Aug 25
Mon
Aug 26
Tue
Aug 27
Wed
Aug 28

Windy

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 19°C 25°C 23°C 20°C 19°C 21°C
Minimum 12°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 70% 50% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index High High High Very High Moderate Very High 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 34
km/h
42
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 34km/h
WSW
SSW 42km/h
SSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
NE 13km/h
NE
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
SW 16km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 19km/h
S
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SE 17km/h
SE
W 14km/h
W
ENE 16km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 46% 36% 47% 29% 39% 21% 52% 48% 65% 52% 67% 53% 67% 42%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 0°C 1°C 0°C 2°C 5°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 8°C

Sydney Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:27 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Thu 23:30 EST
set
Fri 10:36 EST
moon
Sat
Aug 24
moon
Fri
Aug 30
moon
Fri
Sep 6
moon
Sat
Sep 14

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 22
12°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 21
9.4°C 22°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 20
7.9°C 21.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 19
11.5°C 16.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 18
9.3°C 19.9°C 0.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
909.0mm
98.8 Day(s)
Total For 2019
607.2mm
73 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
505.0mm
69 Day(s)
Wettest Day
75.2mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Jun 20
Highest Temperature
39.6°C
Jan 31

Sydney Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.4°C
15th
Lowest On Record
2.7°C
5th 1862
Average This Month
9.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
9.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.6°C
16th
Highest On Record
31.3°C
26th 1995
Average This Month
19.8°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
1st
Total This Month
3.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
81.1mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
482.6mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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09:36 EST

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15:40 EST

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