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Sandy Cape Observations

Thursday July 30, 2015
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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
S 22   15.2 10.7 15.2 74 3 0   1026.7
Mon 15:00 EST
S 19   22.2 9.9 22.2 46 8 0   1021.0
Thu 15:00 EST
WSW 4   20.6 16.3 20.6 76 2 0   1021.2
Thu 09:00 EST
NE 9   22.4 17.7 22.4 75 3 0   1023.8
Wed 15:00 EST
ESE 28   19.7 12.4 19.7 63 5 0   1025.5
Mon 09:00 EST
S 19   19.1 18.3 19.1 95 1 0   1023.8
Tue 15:00 EST
SE 28   19.5 11.3 19.5 59 6 0   1025.3
Sat 09:00 EST
SSE 7   19.0 18.0 19.0 94 1 1   1022.0
Fri 15:00 EST
WSW 7   23.2 20.0 23.2 82 2 1   1018.7
Fri 09:00 EST
ESE 9   20.0 19.5 20.0 97 1 4   1021.7
Wed 09:00 EST
SE 15   19.7 11.2 19.7 58 5 0   1028.7
Sun 15:00 EST
NNW 7   22.5 19.5 22.5 83 2 0   1018.1
Sat 15:00 EST
N 4   23.2 15.4 23.2 62 4 0   1019.4
Thu 09:00 EST
SE 28   20.1 11.4 20.1 57 7 0   1025.6
Thu 15:00 EST
ESE 30   21.0 13.0 21.0 60 6 0   1022.8
Sun 09:00 EST
W 4   20.8 18.9 20.8 89 1 0   1022.3

Station Details

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