Sydney weather in March (New South Wales, Australia)

This month is known as a warm month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Sydney in March lies at 25.6°C (78.08°F). The average minimum temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is high with an average of 118mm (4.6in). It rains an average of 9 days of the month. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Sydney with 214 hours of sun.


So what to wear in March? Visitors traveling to Sydney should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 21.0°C (69.8°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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

Monthly Averages in March

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 18 °C
Max Temperature 25 °C
Water Temperature 21 °C
Chance of Rain 30%
Precipitation 118mm
Rainy Days 9
Sunshine Hours 214

 

Where to stay in Sydney

Where to go in Australia in March

Find out more about the weather in Australia in March 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 March.

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Sydney (New South Wales)

MON   Jan 30
25°C | 21°C
SE 32 kmph
63.5 mm
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

TUE   Jan 31
25°C | 21°C
ENE 17 kmph
20.5 mm
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

WED   Feb 01
26°C | 21°C
E 19 kmph
3.4 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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