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Lightning Ridge Observations

Sunday August 19, 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
Sun 09:00 EST
SSW 19   11.4 6.1 6.9 70 3 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
W 7   14.8 7.8 12.8 63 3 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
W 2   13.6 7.3 12.6 66 2 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
W 15   16.8 7.7 13.4 55 5 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
SW 9   14.0 7.8 11.6 66 3 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
SW 4   10.9 6.7 9.4 75 2 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
SW 9   9.9 3.3 6.6 63 2 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
S 17   11.3 4.7 6.9 64 3 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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