August 2023 Weather History in Sydney Australia

The data for this report comes from the Sydney International Airport. See all nearby weather stations

This report shows the past weather for Sydney, providing a weather history for August 2023. It features all historical weather data series we have available, including the Sydney temperature history for August 2023. You can drill down from year to month and even day level reports by clicking on the graphs.

Sydney Temperature History August 2023

Temperature history in August 2023 in Sydney18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313140°F40°F45°F45°F50°F50°F55°F55°F60°F60°F65°F65°F70°F70°F75°F75°F80°F80°FJulSep
The daily range of reported temperatures (gray bars) and 24-hour highs (red ticks) and lows (blue ticks), placed over the daily average high (faint red line) and low (faint blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Hourly Temperature in August 2023 in Sydney

Hourly Temperature in August 2023 in Sydney18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSepcoldcool
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The hourly reported temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
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Cloud Cover in August 2023 in Sydney

Cloud Cover in August 2023 in Sydney18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
no significant cloudno cloud detectedceiling and visibility ok
The hourly reported cloud coverage, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.

Observed Weather in August 2023 in Sydney

Observed Weather in August 2023 in Sydney18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
foghazedrizzlelight rainmoderate rainheavy rainfreezing rainsleetsnow grainslight snowmoderate snowheavy snowhailthunderstorm
The hourly observed weather, color coded by category (in order of severity). If multiple reports are present, the most severe code is shown.
DayObservationsPrecipitationCodes
Wed, Aug 2 Showers of Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Haze, Showers in the VicinitySHRA, -SHRA, HZ, VCSH
Thu, Aug 3 HazeHZ
Sat, Aug 5 Rain, Recent Rain, Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Light Drizzle, Showers, Showers in the VicinityRA, RERA, SHRA, -RA, -DZ, SH, VCSH
Sun, Aug 6 Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Light Drizzle-RA, -SHRA, -DZ
Mon, Aug 7 Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Drizzle, Showers in the VicinitySHRA, -RA, -SHRA, DZ, VCSH
Tue, Aug 8 Showers of Heavy Rain, Rain, Recent Rain, Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Drizzle, Showers in the Vicinity+SHRA, RA, RERA, SHRA, -RA, -SHRA, DZ, VCSH
Wed, Aug 9 Haze, MistHZ, BR
Sat, Aug 12 SmokeFU
Sun, Aug 13 Rain, Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Light Drizzle, Showers in the VicinityRA, SHRA, -RA, -SHRA, -DZ, VCSH
Mon, Aug 14 Rain, Recent Rain, Recent Showers of Rain, Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Showers in the VicinityRA, RERA, RESHRA, SHRA, -RA, -SHRA, DZ, -DZ, VCSH
Tue, Aug 15 Showers of Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Showers in the VicinitySHRA, -SHRA, VCSH
Wed, Aug 16 Rain, Recent Rain, Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Drizzle, Heavy Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Showers in the VicinityRA, RERA, SHRA, -RA, -SHRA, DZ, +DZ, -DZ, VCSH
Thu, Aug 17 Rain, Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Mist, Showers in the VicinityRA, SHRA, -RA, BR, VCSH
Fri, Aug 18 Rain, Recent Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Drizzle, Mist, Showers in the VicinityRA, RERA, -RA, -SHRA, DZ, BR, VCSH
Tue, Aug 22 Recent Thunderstorm, Thunderstorm, Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Showers of Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Showers in the VicinityRETS, TS, VCTS, -TSRA, SHRA, -SHRA, VCSH
Wed, Aug 23 Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Showers of Heavy Rain, Recent Showers of Rain, Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Showers in the VicinityVCTS, +SHRA, RESHRA, SHRA, -RA, -SHRA, DZ, -DZ, VCSH
Thu, Aug 24 Rain, Recent Showers of Rain, Showers of Rain, Showers of Light Rain, DrizzleRA, RESHRA, SHRA, -SHRA, DZ
Fri, Aug 25 HazeHZ
Sun, Aug 27 Haze, MistHZ, BR
Mon, Aug 28 Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Showers of Rain, Showers of Light Rain, HazeVCTS, SHRA, -SHRA, HZ
Tue, Aug 29 Haze, SmokeHZ, FU
Wed, Aug 30 Recent Thunderstorm, Thunderstorm in the Vicinity, Thunderstorm with Heavy Rain, Thunderstorm with Light Rain, Thunderstorm with Rain, Recent Showers of Rain, Showers of Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Light Drizzle, Showers in the VicinityRETS, VCTS, +TSRA, -TSRA, TSRA, RESHRA, SHRA, -SHRA, -DZ, VCSH
Thu, Aug 31 Showers of RainSHRA

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in August 2023 in Sydney

The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in August 2023 in Sydney

The solar day over the course of August 2023. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray.

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in August 2023 in Sydney

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in August 2023 in SydneyAug112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM2 AM2 AM4 AM4 AM6 AM6 AM8 AM8 AM10 AM10 AM12 PM12 PM2 PM2 PM4 PM4 PM6 PM6 PM8 PM8 PM10 PM10 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep0010102020303040001010202030304040
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Solar elevation and azimuth over the course of August 2023. The black lines are lines of constant solar elevation (the angle of the sun above the horizon, in degrees). The background color fills indicate the azimuth (the compass bearing) of the sun. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries of the cardinal compass points indicate the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in August 2023 in Sydney

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in August 2023 in Sydney18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM4 AM4 AM8 AM8 AM12 PM12 PM4 PM4 PM8 PM8 PM12 AM12 AMJulSepAug 24:32 AMAug 24:32 AMAug 167:39 PMAug 167:39 PMAug 3111:36 AMAug 3111:36 AM4:24 PM4:24 PM7:17 AM7:17 AM6:40 AM6:40 AM5:09 PM5:09 PM4:30 PM4:30 PM6:28 AM6:28 AM
The time in which the moon is above the horizon (light blue area), with new moons (dark gray lines) and full moons (blue lines) indicated. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
Aug 2023IlluminationMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseMeridian PassingDistance
1
100%-6:27 AMWSW4:24 PMESE11:55 PMN222,292 mi
2
100%-7:17 AMWSW5:42 PMESE--
3
99%-7:58 AMWSW6:58 PMESE12:54 AMN222,108 mi
4
95%-8:34 AMWSW8:11 PME1:50 AMN223,197 mi
5
88%-9:05 AMW9:21 PME2:41 AMN225,395 mi
6
79%-9:35 AMW10:28 PME3:30 AMN228,431 mi
7
68%-10:04 AMWNW11:35 PMENE4:17 AMN231,978 mi
8
50%-10:35 AMWNW-5:05 AMN235,719 mi
9
46%12:40 AMENE11:09 AMWNW-5:55 AMN239,377 mi
10
35%1:45 AMENE11:47 AMWNW-6:46 AMN242,741 mi
11
26%2:47 AMENE12:31 PMWNW-7:39 AMN245,672 mi
12
17%3:46 AMNE1:20 PMNW-8:33 AMN248,096 mi
13
10%4:39 AMNE2:14 PMNW-9:27 AMN249,986 mi
14
5%5:26 AMENE3:12 PMWNW-10:19 AMN251,353 mi
15
2%6:06 AMENE4:11 PMWNW-11:08 AMN252,226 mi
16
0%6:40 AMENE5:09 PMWNW-11:54 AMN252,633 mi
17
0%7:09 AMENE6:06 PMWNW-12:38 PMN252,590 mi
18
3%7:36 AMENE7:03 PMW-1:19 PMN252,096 mi
19
7%8:00 AME7:58 PMW-1:58 PMN251,130 mi
20
13%8:24 AME8:54 PMW-2:37 PMN249,665 mi
21
20%8:48 AME9:51 PMW-3:17 PMN247,673 mi
22
29%9:13 AMESE10:50 PMWSW-3:59 PMN245,144 mi
23
38%9:42 AMESE11:53 PMWSW-4:44 PMN242,106 mi
24
50%10:16 AMESE--5:33 PMN238,640 mi
25
60%-12:58 AMWSW10:57 AMESE6:28 PMN234,898 mi
26
71%-2:05 AMWSW11:47 AMSE7:28 PMN231,113 mi
27
81%-3:11 AMSW12:47 PMSE8:31 PMN227,592 mi
28
90%-4:11 AMWSW1:57 PMESE9:34 PMN224,684 mi
29
96%-5:04 AMWSW3:13 PMESE10:35 PMN222,722 mi
30
100%-5:49 AMWSW4:30 PMESE11:33 PMN221,950 mi
31
100%-6:28 AMWSW5:45 PMESE--

Humidity Comfort Levels in August 2023 in Sydney

Humidity Comfort Levels in August 2023 in Sydney18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The hourly reported humidity comfort level, categorized by dew point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Wind Speed in August 2023 in Sydney

Wind Speed in August 2023 in Sydney1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310 mph0 mph10 mph10 mph20 mph20 mph30 mph30 mph40 mph40 mph50 mph50 mphJulSep
The daily range of reported wind speeds (gray bars), with maximum gust speeds (red ticks).

Hourly Wind Speed in August 2023 in Sydney

Hourly Wind Speed in August 2023 in Sydney18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
0 mph calm 1 mph light air 4 mph light breeze 8 mph gentle breeze 13 mph moderate breeze 18 mph fresh breeze 25 mph strong breeze 31 mph near gale 39 mph gale 47 mph strong gale 55 mph storm 64 mph violent storm 73 mph hurricane force
The hourly reported wind speed, color coded into bands according to the Beaufort scale. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Hourly Wind Direction in 2023 in Sydney

Hourly Wind Direction in 2023 in Sydney18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMJulSep
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The hourly reported wind direction, color coded by compass point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Atmospheric Pressure in August 2023 in Sydney

Atmospheric Pressure in August 2023 in Sydney18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313129.6 inHg29.6 inHg29.8 inHg29.8 inHg30.0 inHg30.0 inHg30.2 inHg30.2 inHg30.4 inHg30.4 inHg30.6 inHg30.6 inHgJulSep
The daily range of atmospheric pressure (gray bars), as measured by the altimeter setting reported in e.g. a METAR report.

The details of the data sources used for this report can be found on the Sydney International Airport page.

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