Sydney weather in July (New South Wales, Australia)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sydney in July lies at 17.8°C (64.04°F). On average, it is the month with the lowest temperatures of the year. The average minimum temperature is 9.0°C (48.2°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 78mm (3.1 inches). There are generally around 7 rainy days. The sun also shows itself regularly this month with 208 hours of sunshine during the entire month.

So what to wear in July? At night it can still cool off so best to pack some warmer nightwear as well. With a water temperature of around 17.0°C (62.6°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in July look at the numbers below.


Monthly Averages in July

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 9 °C
Max Temperature 17 °C
Water Temperature 17 °C
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 78mm
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 208

Where to stay in Sydney

Where to go in Australia in July

Find out more about the weather in Australia in July and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in July.

Outdoor sports

Weather Forecasts for Sydney (New South Wales)

Wed   Feb 08
25°C | 21°C
E 14 km/h
2.6 mm
broken clouds and showers

broken clouds and showers

Thu   Feb 09
26°C | 21°C
NE 25 km/h
12 mm
broken clouds and thunder

broken clouds and thunder

Fri   Feb 10
29°C | 19°C
E 14 km/h
0.6 mm
half cloudy and thunder

half cloudy and thunder

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