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Sweers Island Observations

Thursday August 17, 2017
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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
Thu 09:00 EST
ENE 15   22.1 20.6 22.1 91 2 0   1014.7
Wed 09:00 EST
NE 22   24.0 22.2 24.0 90 2 0   1013.6
Tue 09:00 EST
ESE 9   24.0 15.6 24.0 59 5 0   1015.2
Mon 09:00 EST
ENE 24   25.2 20.5 26.0 75 4 0   1017.0
Sun 09:00 EST
ESE 13   24.4 17.0 24.4 63 4 0   1017.3
Sat 09:00 EST
ESE 9   22.6 18.0 22.6 75 3 0   1017.7
Fri 09:00 EST
NE 28   24.4 17.5 24.4 65 6 0   1017.0
Thu 09:00 EST
NE 31   24.6 19.7 24.6 74 5 0   1016.0

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SWEERS ISLAND
Gulf Country, Queensland
17.1142°S 139.5981°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1893
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Climate change not the full story when it comes to above average winter temperatures

06:33 EST

Temperatures across southern Queensland and northern NSW have been up to 13 degrees Celsius above the August maximum on a number of days this week, and while climate change may the words on everyone's lips, it is not the whole story.

Damaging winds and flooding threaten South Australia

21:12 EST

It's going to be a windy 24 hours in South Australia as the second cold front of the week crosses the state's south.

Winter warmth strikes eastern states

18:07 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their highest August temperature in eight years today.