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Lightning Ridge Observations

Monday August 21, 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
Mon 09:00 EST
NE 7   11.6 3.5 11.0 57 3 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
SSE 2   8.8 5.0 8.8 77 1 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
SW 19   11.4 6.1 9.3 70 3 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
SW 20   16.0 9.3 16.0 64 4 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
SW 4   18.0 9.7 18.0 58 3 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
W 11   25.0 14.1 26.0 51 6 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
NNE 7   20.0 10.7 20.0 55 4 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
E 2   17.4 -9.0 17.4 16 13 0   -

Station Details

LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITOR INFORMATION CENT
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
29.4310°S 147.9722°E 154m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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