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Mt Barker Observations

Tuesday April 24, 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
Tue 09:00 CST
W 15   17.7 16.5 17.7 93 1 0   -
Mon 09:00 CST
NW 22   24.3 7.7 24.3 35 14 0   -
Sun 09:00 CST
- 0   17.9 15.0 17.9 83 1 0   -
Sat 09:00 CST
- 0   18.6 14.7 18.6 78 2 2   -
Fri 09:00 CST
WSW 7   24.1 9.9 24.1 41 8 0   -
Thu 09:00 CST
NW 7   21.4 11.9 21.4 55 5 0   -
Wed 09:00 CST
N 11   16.0 6.3 16.0 53 4 0   -
Tue 09:00 CST
NE 11   12.3 8.6 11.2 78 2 1   -

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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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