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Sandy Cape Observations

Wednesday January 25, 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
Tue 09:00 EST
NE 19   28.1 17.3 29.0 52 8 0   1015.6
Mon 09:00 EST
E 9   26.9 15.9 27.0 51 7 0   1015.1
Sun 09:00 EST
ESE 15   23.7 21.6 23.7 88 2 4   1013.9
Sat 09:00 EST
WSW 19   27.8 23.4 31.0 77 3 0   1009.0
Fri 09:00 EST
WSW 9   26.6 23.4 29.0 83 2 0   1009.7
Thu 09:00 EST
W 19   28.1 23.3 32.0 75 4 0   1010.6
Wed 09:00 EST
NNE 9   29.4 22.7 33.0 67 4 0   1014.4

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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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