Sydney Climate

   
 
 

The Climate Guide for Sydney, New South Wales is perfect for planning your holiday. Monthly weather averages give the best indication of what the weather is usually like for every month of the year including figures for temperature, rainfall and sunshine.

J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max Daytime Temperature (°C) 26°C (79°F) Max Daytime Temperature in January in Sydney 26°C (79°F) Max Daytime Temperature in February in Sydney 25°C (77°F) Max Daytime Temperature in March in Sydney 23°C (73°F) Max Daytime Temperature in April in Sydney 20°C (68°F) Max Daytime Temperature in May in Sydney 17°C (63°F) Max Daytime Temperature in June in Sydney 17°C (63°F) Max Daytime Temperature in July in Sydney 18°C (64°F) Max Daytime Temperature in August in Sydney 20°C (68°F) Max Daytime Temperature in September in Sydney 22°C (72°F) Max Daytime Temperature in October in Sydney 24°C (75°F) Max Daytime Temperature in November in Sydney 26°C (79°F) Max Daytime Temperature in December in Sydney
Min Night-time Temperature (°C) 18°C (64°F) Min Night-time Temperature in January in Sydney 18°C (64°F) Min Night-time Temperature in February in Sydney 17°C (63°F) Min Night-time Temperature in March in Sydney 14°C (57°F) Min Night-time Temperature in April in Sydney 11°C (52°F) Min Night-time Temperature in May in Sydney 8°C (46°F) Min Night-time Temperature in June in Sydney 7°C (45°F) Min Night-time Temperature in July in Sydney 8°C (46°F) Min Night-time Temperature in August in Sydney 10°C (50°F) Min Night-time Temperature in September in Sydney 13°C (55°F) Min Night-time Temperature in October in Sydney 15°C (59°F) Min Night-time Temperature in November in Sydney 17°C (63°F) Min Night-time Temperature in December in Sydney
Hours of Sunshine (Daily) 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (51% of Daylight Hours) in January in Sydney 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (52% of Daylight Hours) in February in Sydney 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (53% of Daylight Hours) in March in Sydney 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (58% of Daylight Hours) in April in Sydney 6 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (56% of Daylight Hours) in May in Sydney 6 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (57% of Daylight Hours) in June in Sydney 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (64% of Daylight Hours) in July in Sydney 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (67% of Daylight Hours) in August in Sydney 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (62% of Daylight Hours) in September in Sydney 8 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (58% of Daylight Hours) in October in Sydney 8 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (56% of Daylight Hours) in November in Sydney 8 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (54% of Daylight Hours) in December in Sydney
Hours of Daylight (Daily) 14 Hours of Daylight in January in Sydney 13 Hours of Daylight in February in Sydney 12 Hours of Daylight in March in Sydney 11 Hours of Daylight in April in Sydney 10 Hours of Daylight in May in Sydney 10 Hours of Daylight in June in Sydney 10 Hours of Daylight in July in Sydney 11 Hours of Daylight in August in Sydney 12 Hours of Daylight in September in Sydney 13 Hours of Daylight in October in Sydney 14 Hours of Daylight in November in Sydney 14 Hours of Daylight in December in Sydney
Heat and Humidity Discomfort Low heat & humidity in January in Sydney Low heat & humidity in February in Sydney Low heat & humidity in March in Sydney No heat & humidity in April in Sydney No heat & humidity in May in Sydney No heat & humidity in June in Sydney No heat & humidity in July in Sydney No heat & humidity in August in Sydney No heat & humidity in September in Sydney No heat & humidity in October in Sydney No heat & humidity in November in Sydney Low heat & humidity in December in Sydney
Days with some Rainfall 12 Days with some Rainfall in January in Sydney 12 Days with some Rainfall in February in Sydney 13 Days with some Rainfall in March in Sydney 11 Days with some Rainfall in April in Sydney 11 Days with some Rainfall in May in Sydney 11 Days with some Rainfall in June in Sydney 8 Days with some Rainfall in July in Sydney 10 Days with some Rainfall in August in Sydney 10 Days with some Rainfall in September in Sydney 11 Days with some Rainfall in October in Sydney 12 Days with some Rainfall in November in Sydney 10 Days with some Rainfall in December in Sydney
Monthly Rainfall (mm) 124 mm (4.9 inches) Monthly Rainfall in January in Sydney 142 mm (5.6 inches) Monthly Rainfall in February in Sydney 149 mm (5.9 inches) Monthly Rainfall in March in Sydney 114 mm (4.5 inches) Monthly Rainfall in April in Sydney 109 mm (4.3 inches) Monthly Rainfall in May in Sydney 146 mm (5.7 inches) Monthly Rainfall in June in Sydney 79 mm (3.1 inches) Monthly Rainfall in July in Sydney 94 mm (3.7 inches) Monthly Rainfall in August in Sydney 61 mm (2.4 inches) Monthly Rainfall in September in Sydney 90 mm (3.5 inches) Monthly Rainfall in October in Sydney 101 mm (4.0 inches) Monthly Rainfall in November in Sydney 83 mm (3.3 inches) Monthly Rainfall in December in Sydney
UV Index (Maximum) UV (Maximum) Index 11+ (Extreme) in January in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 11 (Extreme) in February in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 9 (Very High) in March in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 6 (High) in April in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 3 (Moderate) in May in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 2 (Low) in June in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 3 (Moderate) in July in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 4 (Moderate) in August in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 5 (Moderate) in September in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 8 (Very High) in October in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 10 (Very High) in November in Sydney UV (Maximum) Index 11+ (Extreme) in December in Sydney
Sea Temperature (°C) 24°C (75°F) Sea Temperature in January in Sydney 24°C (75°F) Sea Temperature in February in Sydney 24°C (75°F) Sea Temperature in March in Sydney 23°C (73°F) Sea Temperature in April in Sydney 21°C (70°F) Sea Temperature in May in Sydney 20°C (68°F) Sea Temperature in June in Sydney 19°C (66°F) Sea Temperature in July in Sydney 19°C (66°F) Sea Temperature in August in Sydney 19°C (66°F) Sea Temperature in September in Sydney 19°C (66°F) Sea Temperature in October in Sydney 21°C (70°F) Sea Temperature in November in Sydney 22°C (72°F) Sea Temperature in December in Sydney
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Sydney Climate Zone

Sydney has a warm temperate climate with hot summers and some rainfall in all months.

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