February weather forecast and climate
Sydney, Australia

The landmarks of the city of Sydney, Australia
The landmarks of the city of Sydney, Australia
The last month of the summer, February, is also a moderately hot month in Sydney, Australia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 25.8°C (78.4°F) and an average low of 18.8°C (65.8°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still warm 25.8°C (78.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Sydney, is 18.8°C (65.8°F).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Sydney, during February, the rain falls for 12.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 117.6mm (4.63") of precipitation. In Sydney, Australia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 143.4 days and collects up to 1212.1mm (47.72") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater in Sydney, Australia, is February, with an average sea temperature of 23.7°C (74.7°F).
Note: 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 Sydney is 13.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 7.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Sydney is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 11 in February interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used. 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?

In February, in Sydney, Australia, the average high-temperature is 25.8°C (78.4°F), and 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, with an average relative humidity of 64%.

What is the average humidity in February in Sydney?

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

How many days does it rain in February in Sydney?

In Sydney, in February, it is raining for 12.5 days, with typically 117.6mm (4.63") of accumulated precipitation.

What month is the sea warmest in Sydney?

With an average sea temperature of 23.7°C (74.7°F), February is the month with the warmest seawater in Sydney.

How warm is the water in February in Sydney?

In Sydney, in February, the average water 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?

In February, the average length of the day 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 reading in February in Sydney?

In Sydney, Australia, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
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 least 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 least 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 the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 7.2h

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