The climate in Sydney during February can be summarized as cold and damp.
February is in the winter in Sydney and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing -2°C (29°F), whilst at night -11°C (13°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||-1.9°C 28.6°F|
|Nightly temperature||-10.5°C 13.1°F|
|Average temperature||-6.2°C 20.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||4.3 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||118 mm 4.6 ins|
|Rainy days||12 days|
|Sea temperature||-0.2°C 31.6°F|
|Windspeed||24.1kph 15 mph|
On average February is the 6th driest month of the year in Sydney with around 118mm 4.6 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.3 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Sydney in February 2023.
Best places to visit in February
|Hottest month:||August||22°C 71.6°F|
|Driest month:||July||89mm 3.5ins|
|Coldest month:||February||-2.1°C 28.2°F|
|Wettest month:||December||170mm 6.7ins|