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Sydney Pollen Forecast

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4 day forecast for Sydney

  • Sun
    Feb 17
    Min: 19°C
    Max: 29°C
    Sunny
  • Mon
    Feb 18
    Min: 21°C
    Max: 31°C
    Sunny
  • Tue
    Feb 19
    Min: 22°C
    Max: 26°C
    Late shower
  • Wed
    Feb 20
    Min: 21°C
    Max: 26°C
    Possible shower

What triggers allergies?

A number of different allergens trigger allergies in people, with some of the most common including pollen, dust, mould and pets.

The Pollen Index measures the potential for pollen to trigger allergic reactions in susceptible people. Pollen levels in the atmosphere will be highest on hot days and on days where a dry wind is blowing. Additionally, light rain overnight or during the early morning will also cause high pollen levels. These are the days when you will experience the telltale symptoms of a runny nose, watery eyes, itchy skin and nasal congestion.

  • Clean surfaces regularly, to avoid the accumulation of dust
  • Avoid feather and down pillows
  • Don't hang sheets or clothing outside to dry on days of high pollen count
  • Avoid high pile carpets, as they offer places for dust and allergens to hide
  • Keep your pet away from bedrooms and off all furniture
  • Wash your pet weekly
  • Try to stay indoors on days of high pollen count
  • Avoid mowing lawns or wear a mask if it is unavoidable
  • Next 24 Hours in Sydney

    DateTemperatureWind DirectionWind DegreesWind SpeedPrecip ProbPrecip RateIcon
    2019-02-17T15:00:00.000+11:00 29.0 ENE 68 21.9 5 0.0 clear
    2019-02-17T18:00:00.000+11:00 27.3 NE 45 24.7 5 0.0 clear
    2019-02-17T21:00:00.000+11:00 24.7 NE 45 19.7 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2019-02-18T00:00:00.000+11:00 23.3 NE 45 15.3 5 0.0 clear
    2019-02-18T03:00:00.000+11:00 21.7 NNE 23 13.5 5 0.0 clear
    2019-02-18T06:00:00.000+11:00 21.2 NNE 23 11.7 5 0.0 clear
    2019-02-18T09:00:00.000+11:00 24.1 NNE 23 11.7 5 0.0 clear
    2019-02-18T12:00:00.000+11:00 29.7 NE 45 20.4 5 0.0 clear
  • Warnings for New South Wales/ACT

  • 7 Day Forecast for Sydney

    Sun
    Feb 17
    Mon
    Feb 18
    Tue
    Feb 19
    Wed
    Feb 20
    Thu
    Feb 21
    Fri
    Feb 22
    Sat
    Feb 23
    Summary
    Sunny
    Sunny
    Sunny
    Sunny
    Late shower
    Late shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Maximum 29°C 31°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 23°C 23°C
    Minimum 19°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 19°C
    Chance of Rain 5% 30% 80% 60% 90% 90% 90%
    Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
    UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
  • Marine and Tides for Sydney

    Forecast

    Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.

    Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.

    Outlook Tuesday: Northerly 20/30 knots shifting southerly 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning.


    Winds

    Sun:NE 25 kt
    Mon:N/NE 30 kt
    Tue:N 20/30 kt
  • Sydney Almanac

    Month to date »

    Past 5 Days

      Min Max Rain to 9am
    Sun 17/02 19.0°C - 0.0mm
    Sat 16/02 18.8°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
    Fri 15/02 18.2°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
    Thu 14/02 17.4°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
    Wed 13/02 19.0°C 26.8°C 0.0mm

    Year to Date

    Average rainfall to Feb 219.8mm 24.7 day(s)
    Total for 2019 94.0mm 16 day(s)
    Total to this day 2018 75.8mm 18 day(s)
    Wettest day 26.2mm Jan 6
    Lowest temperature 17.3°C Feb 11
    Highest temperature 39.6°C Jan 31
    Full climatology »

    Climatology

    February minimum temperature
    Lowest this month 17.3°C 11th
    Lowest on record 9.6°C 28th 1863
    Average this month 19.9°C +1.1°C
    Long-term average 18.8°C
    February maximum temperature
    Highest this month 36.3°C 12th
    Highest on record 42.1°C 8th 1926
    Average this month 28.4°C +2.6°C
    Long-term average 25.8°C
    February rainfall
    Wettest this month 23.0mm 2nd
    Total this month 45.2mm 6 day(s)
    Long-term average 117.6mm 12.5 day(s)
    Wettest on record 630.6mm 1990
    Driest on record 3.0mm 1939
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