Sydney Airport, New South Wales, Australia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Sydney Airport, New South Wales, Australia? If you're planning to go to Sydney Airport, I've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.

When to go to Sydney Airport, New South Wales, Australia

Based on the climate and weather in Sydney Airport, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

Important essentials for Sydney Airport, New South Wales, Australia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Sydney Airport, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Hand sanitizer

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • Travel insurance

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What to wear/what to pack for Sydney Airport, New South Wales, Australia by month

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January

In January, Sydney Airport is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) and occasionally jump into the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Sydney Airport, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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February

February in Sydney Airport is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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March

March here is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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April

If you visit Sydney Airport during April, you will probably find that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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May

If you visit Sydney Airport during May, you may find that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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June

June in Sydney Airport is chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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July

July in Sydney Airport can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

August in Sydney Airport can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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September

September in Sydney Airport is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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October

October in Sydney Airport is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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November

November in Sydney Airport is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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December

In December, Sydney Airport is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) and sometimes jump into the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Sydney Airport, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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Activities for Sydney Airport, New South Wales, Australia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Sydney Airport.

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