Weather Averages for Sydney in March
Averages for Sydney in March
March is the beginning of Autumn in Sydney and the lovely weather means it is one of the best times of year to visit the city.
Many tourists find the weather in Autumn in Sydney is the most pleasant and therefore choose this time of year to come to the city.
It is also an ideal time to visit if you do not like to be in the city when the weather is too hot as in the summer months, as it is slightly cooler by March.
In the month of March the average daytime temperatures are around 23°C (73°F) whereas the average minimum temperatures drop down to 19°C (about 66°F).
March can also expect 7 hours of sunshine per day.
March is the wettest month in Sydney. The average monthly precipitation for the month of March is around 164 mm . You can expect to see rain or drizzle for about 13 days throughout the month.
Should you want to go for a swim whilst you are in Sydney, March is one of the best times to do so as the sea is at its warmest. The average temperature of the sea in March is 24°C.
In March you can enjoy the Golden Slipper Festival, which is one of the most important horse races in Sydney.
St. Patricks Day is also celebrated on the 17th of March. The festival celebrations are very noisy, which start early morning and go on until the early hours of next morning.