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Sandy Cape Observations

Tuesday June 27, 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
SE 17   20.9 17.3 20.9 80 2 0   1023.6
Mon 09:00 EST
- 0   20.9 16.5 20.9 76 2 0   1020.7
Sun 09:00 EST
SSE 9   18.8 15.2 18.8 80 2 0   1019.6
Sat 09:00 EST
SSW 11   19.0 16.5 19.0 85 2 0   1019.0
Fri 09:00 EST
S 2   19.5 15.1 19.5 76 2 2   1021.7
Thu 09:00 EST
SSE 6   20.9 15.2 20.9 70 3 1   1023.6
Wed 09:00 EST
SSE 20   18.5 13.8 18.5 74 3 0   1021.5
Tue 09:00 EST
S 22   21.0 14.5 21.0 66 4 1   1019.2

Station Details

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