Sydney
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Sydney, Australia

The landmarks of the city of Sydney, Australia viewed from above the vast Parramatta River
The landmarks of the city of Sydney, Australia viewed from above the vast Parramatta River
February, the last month of the summer, in Sydney, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 18.8°C (65.8°F) and 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Temperature

In Sydney, the average high-temperature in February is essentially the same as in January - a still moderately hot 25.8°C (78.4°F). In Sydney, Australia, the average low-temperature is 18.8°C (65.8°F).

Humidity

February is the most humid month in Sydney, Australia, with an average relative humidity of 64%.

Rainfall

In Sydney, during February, the rain falls for 12.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 117.6mm (4.6") of precipitation. In Sydney, during the entire year, the rain falls for 143.4 days and collects up to 1212.1mm (47.7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater is February, with an average sea temperature of 23.7°C (74.7°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.7°C (74.7°F) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in February is 13.3h.

Sunshine

In Sydney, the average sunshine in February is 7.2h.

UV index

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 11 in February transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Sydney?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Sydney, Australia, is 25.8°C (78.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 18.8°C (65.8°F).

What is the most humid month in Sydney?

February is the most humid month in Sydney, Australia, with an average relative humidity of 64%.

What is the average humidity in February in Sydney?

In Sydney, Australia, the average relative humidity in February is 64%.

How much does it rain in Sydney in February?

In February, the rain falls for 12.5 days. Throughout February, 117.6mm (4.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the warmest sea water in Sydney?

February is the month with the warmest seawater in Sydney, with an average sea temperature of 23.7°C (74.7°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.7°C (74.7°F) water may be enjoyable.

What is the water temperature in February in Sydney?

In February, the average sea temperature is 23.7°C (74.7°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.7°C (74.7°F).

What is the average length of the day in February in Sydney?

The average length of the day in February in Sydney is 13.3h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Sydney?

In Sydney, the average sunshine in February is 7.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Sydney?

In Sydney, Australia, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Sydney, Australia
  • Average high temperature in February: 25.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (25.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (16.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 18.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (8.1°C).

Average humidity in February - Sydney, Australia
  • Average humidity in February: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (64%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (49%).

Average rainfall in February - Sydney, Australia
  • Average rainfall in February: 117.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (131.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (68.3mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Sydney, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in February: 12.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (13.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (10.4 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Sydney, Australia
  • Average sea temperature in February: 23.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (23.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (18.6°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Sydney, Australia
  • Average daylight in February: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7.2h

Months with most sunshine are August, September, October and December (Average sunshine: 7.9h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average UV index in February - Sydney, Australia
  • Average UV index in February: 11

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 2).