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Mount Barker Observations

Wednesday November 25, 2015
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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 09:00 WST
SW 4   15.0 14.1 15.0 94 1 1   -
Mon 09:00 WST
S 4   20.8 13.6 20.8 63 3 0   -
Thu 09:00 WST
WSW 15   15.2 5.5 15.2 52 5 0   -
Wed 09:00 WST
NW 19   17.0 5.1 17.0 45 7 0   -

Station Details

Southern Coastal, Western Australia
34.6250°S 117.6361°E 300m AMSL
Commenced 1886
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Coping with drought forces some farmers to bail out while others plough money into irrigation technology

08:14 EDT

Forced out by drought El Nino as a hot dry phenomenon seems meaningless to Queensland farmers who have survived more than three years of drought.

Victorian bushfire season: Total fire ban in place with extreme conditions expected across state

07:59 EDT

A total fire ban is in place for most of Victoria, with forecast hot and windy conditions described as the perfect "formula" for triggering bushfires.

Farmers resort to carting water following an extremely dry winter in Western Australia's Great Southern

19:03 EDT

Water shortages in Western Australia's Great Southern are proving to be a major problem for many farmers in the region after an unusually dry winter.