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Ararat Observations

Thursday January 19, 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
Thu 09:00 EDT
S 22   11.2 8.4 8.7 83 2 0   1022.3
Thu 06:00 EDT
ENE 22   7.8 5.2 4.4 84 2 -   1013.3
Wed 15:00 EDT
SE 15   21.5 5.3 21.5 35 11 0   1014.6
Wed 09:00 EDT
SE 22   15.0 9.3 15.0 69 3 0   1013.6
Wed 06:00 EDT
S 22   15.0 13.2 15.0 89 2 -   1010.0
Tue 15:00 EDT
NNE 15   36.5 0.0 34.0 10 43 0   1007.0
Tue 09:00 EDT
NW 7   24.0 4.7 24.0 29 12 0   1009.4
Tue 06:00 EDT
NE 7   20.5 7.8 20.5 44 7 -   1008.4
Mon 15:00 EDT
NE 4   29.0 5.4 28.0 22 17 0   1014.1
Mon 09:00 EDT
SSE 15   16.0 12.4 16.0 79 2 0   1015.2
Mon 06:00 EDT
SE 7   11.0 9.0 10.3 87 1 -   1014.5
Sun 15:00 EDT
N 4   22.2 6.4 22.2 36 8 0   1017.5
Sun 09:00 EDT
SSE 15   13.5 8.6 12.2 72 2 0   1018.3
Sun 06:00 EDT
SE 22   13.0 6.9 11.0 66 3 -   1017.2
Sat 15:00 EDT
SE 19   19.5 8.8 19.5 50 7 0   1012.0
Sat 09:00 EDT
SE 15   15.2 7.3 15.2 59 4 19   1009.2
Sat 06:00 EDT
S 37   13.0 9.5 10.1 79 3 -   1006.8
Fri 15:00 EDT
NNE 7   21.8 20.6 21.8 93 1 9   999.1
Fri 09:00 EDT
NNE 11   24.8 9.3 24.8 37 10 1   999.0
Fri 06:00 EDT
NNE 15   24.5 6.4 24.5 31 14 -   1000.0
Thu 15:00 EDT
NE 7   30.0 19.4 32.0 53 7 0   1009.1
Thu 09:00 EDT
ESE 15   13.3 11.5 12.0 89 1 0   1012.3
Thu 06:00 EDT
ESE 7   13.0 9.1 12.6 77 2 -   1012.0

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ARARAT PRISON
South West, Victoria
37.2769°S 142.9786°E 295m AMSL
Commenced 1969
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