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Sydney, NSW UV Index


  • July 19, 2019
  • UV Alert: 11:10 AM to 12:40 PM
  • Max UV Index: 3

Tips for Protecting yourself Against Skin Cancer

  • Apply SPF30+ broad spectrum water resistant sun-screen liberally to clean, dry skin, at least 15 minutes before being exposed to the sun, and reapply at least every two hours when outdoors.
  • Put on a broad-brimmed hat that shades your face, neck and ears.
  • Wear sun protective clothing that covers as much of your body as possible.
  • Seek shade
  • Wear wrap-around sunglasses

Avoid going outdoors unprotected between 10am - 3pm when ultraviolet radiation is the strongest.

  • Next 24 Hours in Sydney

    DateTemperatureWind DirectionWind DegreesWind SpeedPrecip ProbPrecip RateIcon
    2019-07-19T03:00:00.000+10:00 7.9 W 270 15.5 5 0.0 clear
    2019-07-19T06:00:00.000+10:00 6.3 WNW 293 17.6 5 0.0 clear
    2019-07-19T09:00:00.000+10:00 9.3 W 270 21.3 5 0.0 clear
    2019-07-19T12:00:00.000+10:00 16.5 WSW 248 15.9 5 0.0 clear
    2019-07-19T15:00:00.000+10:00 19.8 SW 225 12.9 5 0.0 clear
    2019-07-19T18:00:00.000+10:00 15.9 S 180 6.1 5 0.0 clear
    2019-07-19T21:00:00.000+10:00 13.1 SW 225 6.3 5 0.0 clear
    2019-07-20T00:00:00.000+10:00 10.9 W 270 9.5 5 0.0 clear
  • Warnings for New South Wales ACT

  • 7 Day Forecast for Sydney

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    Summary
    Sunny
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    Mostly sunny
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    Maximum 20°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 19°C 19°C
    Minimum 6°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 8°C
    Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 80%
    Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
    UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
  • Marine and Tides for Sydney

    Forecast

    Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres.

    Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the morning. Winds turning south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres.

    Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

    Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.


    Winds

    Fri:W/SW 25 kt
    Sat:N 15/20 kt
    Sun:N 15/20 kt
  • Sydney Almanac

    Month to date »

    Past 5 Days

      Min Max Rain to 9am
    Thu 18/07 10.2°C 21.0°C 0.0mm
    Wed 17/07 9.6°C 19.8°C 0.0mm
    Tue 16/07 9.0°C 21.5°C 0.0mm
    Mon 15/07 9.2°C 19.0°C 0.0mm
    Sun 14/07 7.2°C 17.4°C 0.0mm

    Year to Date

    Average rainfall to Jul 827.9mm 88.4 day(s)
    Total for 2019 588.6mm 68 day(s)
    Total to this day 2018 502.2mm 67 day(s)
    Wettest day 75.2mm Mar 18
    Lowest temperature 6.1°C Jun 20
    Highest temperature 39.6°C Jan 31
    Full climatology »

    Climatology

    July minimum temperature
    Lowest this month 7.2°C 2nd
    Lowest on record 2.2°C 8th 1861
    Average this month 9.8°C +1.7°C
    Long-term average 8.1°C
    July maximum temperature
    Highest this month 21.5°C 16th
    Highest on record 25.9°C 24th 1990
    Average this month 19.1°C +2.7°C
    Long-term average 16.4°C
    July rainfall
    Wettest this month 22.8mm 5th
    Total this month 28.0mm 5 day(s)
    Long-term average 97.1mm 11.3 day(s)
    Wettest on record 336.1mm 1950
    Driest on record 1.8mm 1970
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