Frosty's Pool - Derby - WA

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DEG: -17.348268 123.665937
DMS: 17º 20' 53.77" S 123º 39' 57.38" E
UTM: 51 K 8081795mN 570754mE
Altitude: 8m


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Derby Hwy
Derby WA 6728
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"During the second world war troops were stationed in the Derby area. In 1944 Corporal Frost came up with the idea of building a swimming pool. With the help of two others it was built and although small, mainly due to the lack of suitable materials, was very popular. Filled with water from the bore it catered for officers during part of the day and other ranks for the balance of the day.The pool, though now in poor condition, is one of the few remaining reminders of those years when the troops were stationed in the area."
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Closest Weather Station

Derby at 14/02:00am WST
Distance from Frosty's Pool - Derby 2.53km S
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Derby Aero
Distance from Frosty's Pool - Derby 2.53km S
Mean Max. °C35.334.335.135.532.730.430.632.635.337.038.137.2
Mean Min. °C25.725.425.022.718.815.614.816.019.523.025.526.3
Mean Rain mm200.3200.3135.325.719.

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