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Sweers Island Observations

Thursday January 19, 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
SE 9   29.8 25.6 37.0 78 3 0   1010.4
Wed 09:00 EST
WNW 15   30.0 25.8 37.0 78 3 16   1012.3
Tue 09:00 EST
NNE 15   29.0 23.0 33.0 70 4 34   1010.1
Mon 09:00 EST
- 0   27.0 25.6 31.0 92 1 22   1006.3
Sun 09:00 EST
W 22   29.1 26.2 36.0 84 3 0   1008.1
Sat 09:00 EST
NNW 15   29.7 25.3 36.0 77 3 0   1009.0
Fri 09:00 EST
N 24   28.1 26.4 34.0 91 2 1   1007.5
Thu 09:00 EST
SE 2   29.3 26.7 37.0 86 2 9   1006.6

Station Details

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

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.

Climate Council warns Queensland will be hard hit by violent storms as the earth warms up

13:51 EDT

The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.