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Newcastle Observations

Friday August 17, 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
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   -
Tue 09:00 EST
NW 19   12.0 5.1 7.4 63 3 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
NW 19   11.0 4.4 6.2 64 3 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
SW 28   12.5 4.4 5.9 58 5 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
- 0   12.5 6.9 11.8 69 2 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
- 0   10.0 8.4 9.6 90 1 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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