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Sandy Cape 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
Sat 09:00 EST
SSW 19   20.4 10.5 20.4 53 6 0   1014.7
Fri 09:00 EST
WSW 33   24.2 21.0 24.2 82 4 0   1010.9
Thu 09:00 EST
NW 11   24.3 15.4 24.3 58 5 0   1016.7
Wed 09:00 EST
S 15   19.9 18.1 19.9 89 2 0   1017.4
Tue 09:00 EST
SW 15   22.8 18.9 22.8 79 3 0   1017.4
Mon 09:00 EST
SSE 9   21.5 18.6 21.5 84 2 0   1019.4
Sun 09:00 EST
E 26   22.8 13.9 22.8 57 7 0   1023.0

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SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.7297°S 153.2083°E 99m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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