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Sydney Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 26°C
windy

Now

20.5°C steady
Updated at 20:20 EDT

Sydney for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm, most likely in the afternoon or evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the early afternoon then tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W 30 to 45 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Sydney

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.5°C steady
Dew Point 14.8°C steady
Feels Like 19.5°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1010.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 23.9°C
Canterbury 23.8°C
Bankstown Ap 23.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Sydney

48-hour forecast

9pm

Intermittent rain
21°C

12am

Shower
20°C

3am

Shower
17°C

6am

Intermittent rain
16°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 16:05 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Byron, Coffs and Macquarie coasts

Weatherpulse

Sydney 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 16
Thu
Oct 17
Fri
Oct 18
Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21
Tue
Oct 22

Possible shower

Windy

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 26°C 24°C 28°C 21°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 5% 20% 10% 10% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Pollen Index Moderate High High Very High High 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 18
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
36
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 18km/h
SSW
SE 14km/h
SE
WNW 11km/h
WNW
W 36km/h
W
W 16km/h
W
NE 17km/h
NE
NW 16km/h
NW
W 26km/h
W
SW 18km/h
SW
SE 20km/h
SE
W 10km/h
W
E 20km/h
E
NNW 8km/h
NNW
E 23km/h
E
Relative Humidity 75% 65% 77% 28% 40% 32% 33% 25% 42% 40% 56% 49% 65% 55%
Dew Point 16°C 17°C 15°C 5°C 3°C 7°C 2°C 6°C 3°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 13°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
05:47 EDT
sunrise
06:12 EDT
sunset
19:10 EDT
last light
19:35 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 21:18 EDT
set
Thu 08:14 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Sydney Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 16
17.5°C 23°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 15
15.4°C 24.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 14
12.0°C 21.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 13
11.2°C 19.2°C 3.4mm
Sat
Oct 12
12.0°C 20.4°C 11.0mm

Sydney Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1053.8mm
121.0 Day(s)
Total For 2019
824.0mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
706.4mm
98 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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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.6°C
9th
Lowest On Record
5.7°C
3rd 1918
Average This Month
13.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
13.6°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
4th
Highest On Record
38.2°C
13th 2004
Average This Month
22.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.6mm
5th
Total This Month
34.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.4mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
285.0mm
1987
Driest On Record
0.6mm
1988
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Weather News

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12:54 EDT

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Wintry spell in southeastern Australia

12:08 EDT

A wintry mix of weather will hit southeastern Australia during the next 48 hours, with showers, thunderstorms, hail and even a chance of thundersnow.