Sydney, New South Wales
May 2020 Daily Weather Observations

Most observations from Observatory Hill, but some from Fort Denison and Sydney Airport.

DateDayTempsRainEvapSunMax wind gust9 am3 pm
MinMaxDirSpdTimeTempRHCldDirSpdMSLPTempRHCldDirSpdMSLP
°C°Cmmmmhourskm/hlocal°C%8thkm/hhPa°C%8thkm/hhPa
1Fr10.316.717.20.610.2W7012:2413.8543NW221009.016.0383NW411005.8
2Sa12.418.306.610.1WNW6710:3214.9473NW331005.218.2351WNW351002.8
3Su10.819.607.210.2W4308:4913.8541W281017.019.0391SSW171018.3
4Mo9.519.404.09.4SSW3915:5813.4711W221025.917.3534S201024.9
5Tu11.720.911.43.87.5SSW3511:3114.3936W201030.720.5662S151028.9
6We11.024.102.010.0W2205:1413.4952WNW171029.924.0403NE151024.6
7Th11.224.804.05.5NNW2815:5313.9847WNW91022.823.7506N131018.7
8Fr13.928.004.210.0WNW4109:2220.2590WNW191018.627.4391NNE61015.0
9Sa16.325.806.4 W4806:1120.7543NNW281013.725.2436N281008.8
10Su11.319.305.39.8W5609:4413.2471W351019.919.1291SSW111019.8
11Mo8.019.405.29.7W3701:0511.6581W241027.418.7391SSE171026.0
12Tu8.521.903.09.7W2806:4211.2741W171027.721.3442NE151023.4
13We10.119.604.03.8W2603:5312.9777W191023.418.4477W151021.6
14Th10.218.601.64.7S4411:3611.4844WNW191027.315.1817S191026.8
15Fr9.715.63.43.82.5S3910:2212.0766W201029.814.1937SSW171028.3
16Sa11.019.67.817.04.1W2200:1413.01007WNW131032.018.2727NNW21029.6
17Su9.822.40.21.07.9SE2414:3512.2961WNW171031.518.5657SE131029.9
18Mo11.321.01.22.42.7E2612:1914.1947WNW111033.718.0767ENE131030.9
19Tu13.721.41.00.69.4E2213:5214.4991WNW171030.221.1621E191025.6
20We13.124.503.67.9NNW4612:4416.7785N131019.822.8565NNW201014.8
21Th14.618.804.81.8NW5719:3016.2857WNW41013.917.7863E41009.9
22Fr8.915.925.24.80.5SW6112:1212.1717W311010.315.1677WSW261008.3
23Sa11.017.73.02.83.1W4802:0614.4711W221007.215.5687W241007.1
24Su13.717.20.22.80.2SW7611:5315.9677SW281011.516.3647SSW331011.9
25Mo13.315.50.25.40.0SSW6311:2013.8837SW301017.115.2827SSW301016.6
26Tu13.520.053.42.63.5SSW4600:5214.5987SW191022.418.1687S191021.3
27We11.620.57.03.46.3WNW2603:0413.3974W171022.920.3634SSE91019.9
28Th11.122.702.28.2W2612:4013.3971WNW191021.722.5543SSE91019.3
29Fr11.615.702.60.0WNW2604:1813.3867WNW191027.315.4948WNW111026.5
30Sa10.720.67.00.27.9NNE2822:4813.01001WNW111027.920.1641NE151023.6
31Su12.822.303.24.0N3910:4616.9767N171019.221.7512N151015.6
Statistics for May 2020
Mean11.520.3 3.96.0   14.1783 201021.819.2584 171019.5
Lowest8.015.500.20.0   11.2470WNW41005.214.1291NNW21002.8
Highest16.328.053.417.010.2SW76 20.71007W351033.727.4948NW411030.9
Total  138.2121.1180.6               

IDCJDW2124.202005   Prepared at 13:00 UTC on Tuesday 9 February 2021

Source of data

Temperature, humidity and rainfall observations are from Sydney (Observatory Hill) {station 066214}. Pressure, cloud, evaporation and sunshine observations are from Sydney Airport AMO {station 066037}. Wind observations are from Fort Denison {station 066022}.

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