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Lightning Ridge Observations

Friday May 6, 2016
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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
Thu 09:00 EST
W 6   17.8 9.9 17.8 60 3 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
W 4   18.3 12.2 18.3 68 2 0   -
Tue 15:00 EST
W 7   24.6 8.7 24.6 36 10 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
NE 2   18.7 16.7 18.7 88 1 11   -
Mon 15:00 EST
N 2   19.7 16.9 19.7 84 1 8   -
Mon 09:00 EST
NW 2   17.3 13.2 17.3 77 2 8   -
Sun 15:00 EST
N 2   21.0 18.6 21.0 86 1 8   -
Sun 09:00 EST
S 4   25.6 10.2 26.0 38 9 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
N 7   25.0 17.0 26.0 61 4 0   -
Fri 15:00 EST
NE 11   28.5 13.4 28.0 40 11 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
E 11   23.6 13.9 23.6 55 5 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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