Discover Sydney

Sydney is one of the world's most loved cities and it has a lively and vibrant buzz. There are always plenty of things to do in Sydney - from sightseeing and world-class dining, to great walks and fun in the sand at one of Sydney's idyllic beaches.

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Sydney has a humid subtropical climate with warm summers and mild winters. In winter, temperatures rarely drop below 5 °C (41 °F) in coastal areas. The coldest month is July, with an average range of 8.7 – 17.4 °C (47.7–63.3 °F).
For the most current weather forecast, please visit this website.


220-240 voltage electricity and “Type I” AS 3112 plug is used in Australia.


The Australian Dollar (AUD) is the currency of Australia. Credit cards are widely accepted; Visa and Mastercard are the most popular. Traveler’s checks are accepted at currency exchanges or banks. For the latest currency exchange, click here.