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Sweers Island Observations

Sunday May 29, 2016
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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
Sun 09:00 EST
ESE 20   25.4 16.3 26.0 57 7 0   1015.2
Sat 09:00 EST
ESE 19   25.4 16.5 26.0 58 6 0   1015.8
Thu 09:00 EST
ENE 13   26.0 23.8 28.0 88 2 5   1014.1
Wed 09:00 EST
ESE 15   25.5 22.9 27.0 86 2 4   1013.4
Tue 09:00 EST
ESE 19   24.0 21.3 24.0 85 2 13   1014.1
Mon 09:00 EST
ESE 19   24.1 22.5 24.1 91 2 15   1014.0
Sun 09:00 EST
ESE 13   25.2 24.2 26.0 94 2 1   1015.2

Station Details

SWEERS ISLAND
Gulf Country, Queensland
17.1142°S 139.5981°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1893
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