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Ararat Observations

Tuesday July 25, 2017
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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
Tue 06:00 EST
NW 19   7.0 4.8 3.8 86 1 -   1017.3
Mon 15:00 EST
WNW 19   13.0 7.8 11.3 71 3 0   1019.5
Mon 09:00 EST
ENE 15   5.6 4.7 2.5 94 1 2   1021.1
Mon 06:00 EST
NE 19   4.0 2.8 0.0 92 1 -   1029.2
Sun 15:00 EST
ENE 19   14.0 8.5 12.5 69 3 0   1012.5
Sun 09:00 EST
NW 22   7.8 5.2 4.4 84 2 0   1013.9
Sun 06:00 EST
NE 19   6.0 2.4 2.5 78 2 -   1012.5
Sat 15:00 EST
NW 37   12.4 3.4 9.3 54 7 0   1015.3
Sat 09:00 EST
NNE 19   8.0 0.7 5.0 60 3 0   1019.5
Sat 06:00 EST
NNW 22   4.3 1.6 -0.1 83 1 -   1020.1
Fri 15:00 EST
SSW 19   10.6 2.4 8.3 57 4 0   1022.4
Fri 09:00 EST
SSE 11   -1.0 -2.0 -4.8 93 1 0   1024.1
Fri 06:00 EST
SSE 11   -2.3 -3.5 -6.4 91 1 -   1022.9
Thu 15:00 EST
SSE 28   9.0 4.6 5.4 74 3 0   1020.5
Thu 09:00 EST
SE 37   7.5 5.3 2.8 86 2 1   1020.5
Thu 06:00 EST
SSW 19   7.5 4.1 4.4 79 2 -   1019.6
Wed 15:00 EST
SSE 37   9.0 6.9 4.8 87 2 0   1017.7
Wed 09:00 EST
SSW 37   9.0 8.0 4.8 93 2 6   1015.7
Wed 06:00 EST
NW 22   9.2 8.6 6.1 96 1 -   1010.7
Tue 15:00 EST
NW 30   11.0 5.7 7.9 70 3 0   1006.6
Tue 09:00 EST
SE 19   7.8 6.5 4.8 91 1 7   1008.2
Tue 06:00 EST
NNE 19   8.0 5.8 5.0 86 1 -   1007.0

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ARARAT PRISON
South West, Victoria
37.2769°S 142.9786°E 295m AMSL
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