Box Hill - VIC

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  Mountain,Peak,Hill

Position

DEG: -37.21077 145.35381
DMS: 37º 12' 38.77" S 145º 21' 13.7" E
UTM: 55 H 5880477mN 353928mE
Altitude: 345.66m

Description

Place Type

Geography - Mountain,Peak,Hill

Location

75.32kms NorthEast of Melbourne
401.9kms SouthWest of Canberra
658.91kms SouthEast of Adelaide

Address & Contact

Yea VIC 3717
Phone: N/A
Email: N/A
Web: N/A

Information

The Box Hill area of the historic Golbourn Valley Railway line here was the severest climb between Tallarook & Yea with the line rising drastically on a long climb starting out at a gradient of 1 in 50 and steepening to 1 in 40 towards the top after going through 2 reverse 40 chain curves.
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Weather

Closest Weather Station

Mangalore at 29/07:00am EDT
Distance from Box Hill 38.77km NW
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
7.8°C7.2°C96%7.2°C1012.5hPa0.0mmCALM0km/hr
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Closest Climatic Station

Mangalore Airport
Distance from Box Hill 38.77km NW
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C29.729.326.121.416.713.412.514.116.820.424.326.9
Mean Min. °C14.114.312.28.56.03.93.13.95.37.29.911.8
Mean Rain mm39.335.736.238.454.253.657.962.855.147.548.140.7

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