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Mount Barker Observations

Monday June 18, 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
Fri 09:00 WST
NW 4   13.0 12.1 13.0 94 1 2   -
Wed 09:00 WST
W 4   10.4 6.4 10.4 76 1 1   -
Tue 09:00 WST
WNW 4   10.5 9.9 10.5 96 1 0   -
Mon 09:00 WST
NW 4   8.5 6.4 8.5 87 1 23   -

Station Details

Southern Coastal, Western Australia
34.6250°S 117.6361°E 300m AMSL
Commenced 1886
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