Sydney Weather in May

What's the weather like in Sydney, Canada in May 2018?

The climate in Sydney during May can be summarized as cool and damp.

May is in the spring in Sydney and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 12°C (54°F), whilst at night 3°C (37°F) is normal.

Sydney weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 12.2°C 54°F
Nightly temperature 2.8°C 37°F
Average temperature 7.5°C 45.5°F
Daily sunshine 6.8 hrs
Avg rainfall 102 mm 4 ins
Rainy days 13 days
Sea temperature 3.7°C 38.7°F
Humidity 80%
Windspeed 20.9kph 13 mph

On average May is the 2nd driest month of the year in Sydney with around 102mm 4 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.8 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Sydney

May rainfall

May hourly sunshine

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 May 2018.

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Sydney weather stats

Sydney weather statistics
Hottest month: August 22°C 71.6°F
Driest month: July 89mm 3.5ins
Sunniest month: August 7.9hrs
Coldest month: February -2.1°C 28.2°F
Wettest month: December 170mm 6.7ins
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