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Lightning Ridge Observations

Wednesday February 21, 2018
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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 15:00 EDT
E 17   29.1 14.2 29.0 40 12 0   -
Tue 09:00 EDT
SE 13   22.8 9.3 22.8 42 9 0   -
Mon 09:00 EDT
E 7   29.5 15.8 30.0 44 9 0   -
Sun 09:00 EDT
NE 15   28.5 20.2 30.0 61 6 0   -
Sat 09:00 EDT
SSE 7   26.0 8.5 26.0 33 11 0   -
Fri 09:00 EDT
SSE 7   25.9 -0.1 25.0 18 19 0   -
Thu 09:00 EDT
SSE 9   30.0 12.8 29.0 35 13 0   -
Wed 09:00 EDT
SW 2   29.5 29.4 42.0 99 1 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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