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Mt Barker Observations

Saturday August 1, 2015
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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 15:00 CST
W 11   10.4 5.2 8.9 70 2 0   -
Sat 09:00 CST
WNW 19   9.4 7.5 6.8 88 1 7   -
Thu 09:00 CST
WNW 26   11.3 2.7 8.5 55 5 0   -
Wed 15:00 CST
W 7   11.2 4.2 10.5 62 3 0   -
Thu 15:00 CST
WNW 15   11.2 9.6 9.4 90 1 0   -
Wed 09:00 CST
NW 7   7.5 2.8 6.2 72 2 0   -
Tue 09:00 CST
NW 7   7.5 7.5 6.2 100 1 0   -
Sun 15:00 CST
SW 11   9.5 4.9 7.8 73 2 0   -
Sun 09:00 CST
SW 11   7.4 3.8 5.3 78 1 9   -
Sat 15:00 CST
SW 26   12.0 8.9 9.4 81 2 0   -
Fri 15:00 CST
WNW 19   13.7 8.4 12.2 70 3 0   -
Mon 09:00 CST
- 0   6.9 6.3 6.9 96 1 0   -
Fri 09:00 CST
- 0   5.5 5.3 5.5 99 1 1   -
Tue 15:00 CST
- 0   11.7 6.5 11.7 70 2 0   -

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