This January was the hottest calendar month ever recorded in Sydney

Last Modified: Wed Feb 01 2017 08:21:24 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • Jan 2017
    Was the hottest month Sydney endured in more than 150 years.
  • 29.5 C
    Average maximum temperature during January. The last time this monthly average was recorded was in the year 1896.
  • 21.56 C
    Average minimum temperature during January beats the previous record by more than half a degree.
  • 25.5 C
    Sydney's average temperature in January 2017 - more than three degrees above the long-term average and pushes out the previous record of 24.95 degrees from 1991.