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The Whitworth Meteorological Observatory - Current Data

Table of Current Data

Data Plots


Last Updated (UTC)24 Apr 2024 16:43
Atmospheric Pressure (mbar)1004.65
Roof Level Temperature (C)9.43
Street Level Temperature (C)13.31
Max Temperature Last 24H (C)11.56
Min Temperature Last 24H (C)4.99
Relative Humidity (%)33.13
Dew Point Temperature (C)-5.99
Wind Speed (m/s)2.34
Wind Direction (Deg)39.69
10 Min Average Wind Speed (m/s)2.76
10 Min Average Wind Direction27.82
Max Wind Speed Last 24H (m/s 1min ave)5.89
Min Wind Speed Last 24H (m/s 1min ave)0.06
Max Wind Gust Last 24H (m/s)8.01
Precipitation Rate (mm/hour)0.00
Accumulated Precipitation (mm last 24H)0.45
Precipitation ClassificationNo Precipitation
Meteorological Optical Range (Km)93.26
Total Downward Solar Radiation (W/m2)396.17
Indirect Downward Solar Radiation (W/m2)109.74
Direct Downward Solar Radiation (W/m2)286.42
Downward Terrestrial Radiation (W/m2)-106.89
Sunny Now?Yes
Sunshine Hours last 24H (H)1.30
Cloud Base Height (m)No Data
Estimated Current Cloud Cover (Oktas)No Data


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