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Lightning Ridge Observations

Tuesday July 28, 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
Thu 15:00 EST
E 6   18.0 11.6 18.0 66 3 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
S 4   15.0 9.2 15.0 68 2 0   -
Wed 15:00 EST
NE 2   15.5 13.7 15.5 89 1 1   -
Fri 15:00 EST
NE 7   18.5 15.1 18.5 81 2 1   -
Thu 09:00 EST
NE 6   13.0 9.1 13.0 77 2 6   -
Fri 09:00 EST
E 2   15.0 13.2 15.0 89 1 10   -
Wed 09:00 EST
ENE 11   14.0 8.0 13.3 67 3 0   -
Tue 15:00 EST
NE 4   19.5 9.1 19.5 51 5 0   -
Mon 15:00 EST
SW 7   14.0 2.8 13.8 47 5 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   -
Mon 09:00 EST
SW 7   10.5 5.0 9.7 69 2 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
E 7   14.0 8.0 13.8 67 2 1   -
Sat 09:00 EST
NW 4   16.0 12.4 16.0 79 2 2   -

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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