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Lightning Ridge Observations

Thursday August 25, 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
Wed 09:00 EST
E 2   11.5 11.5 11.5 100 1 17   -
Tue 09:00 EST
SW 4   12.5 11.0 12.5 91 1 11   -
Mon 15:00 EST
NE 6   13.8 2.6 13.8 47 4 9   -
Mon 09:00 EST
SE 4   9.2 8.8 9.2 97 1 3   -
Sun 09:00 EST
SE 4   12.9 6.0 12.9 63 2 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
SW 6   11.6 10.4 11.5 92 1 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
NE 11   16.5 10.1 16.5 66 3 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
E 7   15.1 8.2 15.1 63 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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