Sydney, New South Wales
May 2023 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
1Mo10.621.301.49.3W3316:1613.5831WNW151015.019.3431WNW111011.5
2Tu11.222.905.09.1W4612:3715.9681WNW191016.121.9456WSW171014.2
3We13.923.705.210.0W6522:2518.9591NNW241014.423.3281WNW351010.6
4Th11.620.807.410.0W4800:0914.1521W261019.819.7481S131018.5
5Fr10.922.003.09.9ENE3014:2313.6821W131019.620.3601ENE221015.2
6Sa10.522.504.810.0W3111:2913.6775WNW171019.322.3401NNW111015.6
7Su10.215.903.45.4W7613:0714.1687W261015.715.8483W301012.7
8Mo7.116.310.24.04.8W6703:3111.6502W331014.515.4357SSW241015.8
9Tu9.919.203.27.7SSW4612:0013.0621W261021.017.7517S201021.6
10We9.719.804.09.8W3002:3013.1681WNW241027.219.6471SSE191025.7
11Th10.821.704.68.9W2601:5613.6821W201030.220.7622E131027.5
12Fr11.122.71.62.89.5W2004:2913.9881WNW171030.020.6691E151026.9
13Sa12.620.901.82.9SSE3013:1013.0932W191032.018.6657SE91029.7
14Su11.920.07.64.45.4ESE2614:3114.6993WNW111030.718.7837ESE201027.2
15Mo12.020.93.42.44.5E3013:2713.9997WNW171026.420.1723Calm1022.3
16Tu11.221.801.08.7SSW4622:5713.3973WNW171020.120.5381SSE201017.1
17We11.817.830.64.05.6SSW5413:3414.2807SSW201023.417.1646SSW241022.1
18Th9.417.17.84.67.1SSW4112:3412.0804W241021.216.8628SSW241017.7
19Fr8.519.80.42.89.6W3507:2511.4731W221018.619.7351WNW91014.9
20Sa8.319.302.49.6W3912:5911.3701W261016.918.5413W191013.5
21Su10.219.405.07.9WSW7414:4414.7534NW151013.918.4473W391013.7
22Mo8.320.403.69.2W3503:0311.8710W221026.619.9361W71024.2
23Tu7.719.70 9.5WNW2607:5411.6660WNW191028.619.2511E91026.1
24We7.920.104.09.3W2807:0310.5801WNW151027.219.1560E71023.3
25Th8.120.002.23.7NNW2623:5911.2726W71020.618.4487NW21014.8
26Fr11.117.503.61.6SSE6110:5417.4617S261011.114.9587SSW241014.0
27Sa6.919.205.49.4W3719:109.8741W261018.518.5351NW91014.8
28Su6.717.303.65.7W3515:419.7693W131016.115.7507NW111013.0
29Mo9.721.205.49.1W4416:2312.9701W131016.920.3391WSW301015.7
30Tu8.921.604.09.2W3312:0312.2732W131023.521.0467WNW171019.9
31We10.020.802.26.9W2204:0614.6717W71020.819.9577WNW71016.4
Statistics for May 2023
Mean10.020.1 3.77.7   13.2732 191021.219.1503 161018.6
Lowest6.715.901.01.6   9.7500W71011.114.9280Calm1010.6
Highest13.923.730.67.410.0W76 18.9997W331032.023.3838W391029.7
Total  61.6111.2239.3               

IDCJDW2124.202305   Prepared at 13:00 UTC on Friday 9 February 2024

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}.

Sydney Airport is about 10 km to the south of Observatory Hill.

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