Average weather in March in Sydney (New South Wales), Australia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Sydney in March is 18.5°C (65.3°F). The amount of rain in March is high with an average of 118mm (4.6in). It rains on average a total of 9 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 25.6°C (78.08°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than 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 rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt 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)

FRI Aug 19
17°C | 9°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SAT Aug 20
18°C | 7°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SUN Aug 21
15°C | 9°C
Sunny

Sunny

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