The Australian share market has closed down marginally after another dip in oil prices outweighed gains by the tech and consumer discretionary sectors.

The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index finished Tuesday down 8.3 points, or 0.16 per cent, at 5,313.1 points, while the All Ordinaries index was 7.1 points lower, or 0.13 per cent, at 5,381.2 points.

The Australian dollar fell to 64.53 US cents, down from 64.60 US cents at Monday’s close.