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Mt Barker Observations

Monday June 18, 2018
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Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Mon 09:00 CST
SE 4   7.8 7.6 7.8 99 1 2   -
Sun 09:00 CST
SW 7   7.5 7.1 6.2 97 1 6   -
Sat 09:00 CST
SW 4   7.5 5.3 7.5 86 1 4   -
Fri 09:00 CST
SW 15   10.0 8.2 7.9 89 1 19   -
Thu 09:00 CST
WSW 30   10.3 9.3 7.0 94 1 13   -
Mon 09:00 CST
NW 26   14.3 10.8 12.4 79 2 0   -

Station Details

MOUNT BARKER
Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia
35.0730°S 138.8465°E 359m AMSL
Commenced 1861
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Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

Did this cold snap break records?

12:27 EST

A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.