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

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Sydney in October is 14.4°C (57.92°F). The amount of rain in October is normal with an average of 69mm (2.7in). It rains on average a total of 11 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 23.1°C (73.58°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Sydney with 248 hours of sun. October is known as one of the best months to visit Sydney.


So what to wear in October? 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 nice and warm. With a water temperature of around 18.0°C (64.4°F),

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

Monthly Averages in October

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 57 °F
Max Temperature 73 °F
Water Temperature 64 °F
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 3 in
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 248

Where to stay in Sydney

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What To Do

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

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
8/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Sydney (New South Wales)

SAT May 21
66°F | 60°F
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

SUN May 22
67°F | 60°F
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

MON May 23
64°F | 59°F
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

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