Desert's Gate - WA

  Point of Interest

Position

DEG: -28.2879 122.713
DMS: 28º 17' 16.44" S 122º 42' 46.79" E
UTM: 51 J 6870871mN 471857mE
Altitude: 514.64m

Description

Place Type

Recreation - Point of Interest

Location

774.97kms NorthEast of Perth - Driving 993 km (11 hours 56 mins)

Address & Contact

Great Central Road
Laverton WA 6440
Phone: N/A
Email: N/A
Web: N/A

Information

Desert's Gate is part of the Giles Breakaway which was named by Frank Hann in 1905.
It is located along the southern portion of the eastern flank of the breakaway.

Explorer David Carnegie was traveling with Gus Luck when he named the gate on 10 May 1894, on his way back to Coolgardie from his first exploring and prospecting expedition.

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Weather

Closest Weather Station

Laverton at 18/02:30pm WST
Distance from Desert's Gate 45.9km SW
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
28.4°C23.9°C26%7.1°C1015.7hPa0.0mmESE20km/hr
11knots
32km/hr
17knots

Closest Climatic Station

Laverton Aero
Distance from Desert's Gate 45.9km SW
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C35.633.730.326.622.118.318.320.624.428.130.933.3
Mean Min. °C21.520.718.114.910.56.95.97.110.314.116.919.5
Mean Rain mm42.663.637.518.414.315.717.89.27.713.820.928.5

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