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Newcastle Observations

Wednesday August 22, 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
Wed 09:00 EST
NW 9   13.0 2.0 9.5 47 5 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
SW 19   11.5 0.7 6.0 47 6 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
SW 19   12.0 -0.8 6.3 41 7 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
NW 19   12.5 0.5 7.0 44 6 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
N 9   11.0 3.8 7.8 61 3 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
- 0   12.5 4.9 11.4 60 2 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
- 0   18.0 2.8 16.4 36 7 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
NW 65   16.2 3.1 2.1 41 24 0   -

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NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.8906°S 151.7068°E 21m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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