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Lightning Ridge Observations

Tuesday August 4, 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 15:00 EST
S 2   13.5 8.5 13.5 72 2 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
SE 4   12.0 4.3 12.0 59 3 0   -
Mon 15:00 EST
SW 11   17.0 1.3 17.0 35 9 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
S 11   11.0 1.6 9.6 52 4 0   -
Sun 15:00 EST
NW 11   28.0 1.1 27.0 18 22 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
N 9   19.0 4.5 19.0 38 8 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
NE 6   16.0 4.3 16.0 46 5 0   -
Fri 15:00 EST
W 4   22.0 -0.2 22.0 23 13 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
NW 4   14.0 4.3 14.0 52 4 0   -
Thu 15:00 EST
N 4   21.0 1.5 21.0 27 11 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
SE 2   10.0 5.7 10.0 75 1 0   -
Wed 15:00 EST
E 9   16.5 -1.4 16.5 29 10 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
SE 4   8.0 3.3 8.0 72 2 0   -
Tue 15:00 EST
SE 4   14.5 2.1 14.5 43 5 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
S 9   8.0 0.5 6.4 59 3 0   -

Station Details

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