253 MPH Wind in Australia Bests Mount Washington


Here’s an article that notes that Mount Washington 231 mph wind on April 12, 1934 has been toppled.

The new world record has been set by a gust of 253 mph on Australia’s Barrow Island during Cyclone Olivia in 1996.

253 mph gust on Australia’s Barrow Island during Cyclone Olivia in 1996

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