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Broken Hill Observations

Tuesday July 7, 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
Mon 15:00 EST
WNW 4   17.2 3.5 17.2 40 6 -   -
Mon 09:00 EST
NW 4   9.9 2.6 9.9 60 2 0   -
Sun 15:00 EST
WSW 4   15.2 4.7 15.2 49 4 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
NNE 9   7.5 1.2 5.8 64 2 0   -
Sat 15:00 EST
NNE 9   13.4 2.8 12.8 49 5 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
ENE 4   7.8 1.3 7.8 63 2 0   -
Fri 15:00 EST
ENE 4   13.1 9.2 13.1 77 2 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
ESE 4   6.5 3.2 6.5 79 1 -   -
Thu 15:00 EST
SSE 19   15.3 10.7 15.3 74 3 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
S 9   6.8 4.3 4.9 84 1 0   -
Wed 15:00 EST
- 0   12.4 5.9 12.4 64 2 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
- 0   8.2 3.1 8.2 70 2 -   -
Tue 09:00 EST
- 0   6.3 5.2 6.3 93 1 -   -

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BROKEN HILL (PATTON STREET)
Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
31.9759°S 141.4676°E 315m AMSL
Commenced 1889
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