Perth Observatory - WA

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DEG: -32.00769 116.13462
DMS: 32º 00' 27.69" S 116º 08' 4.63" E
UTM: 50 H 6458385mN 418266mE
Altitude: 385.81m


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26.55kms East of Perth - Driving 30.5 km (34 mins)

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324-362 Walnut Rd
Bickley WA 6076
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The Perth Observatory is situated in the Darling Range, 25 km from Perth and conducts research in astronomy, providing an important service to all in WA.

Address: 337 Walnut Rd, Bickley 6076.
Tel: 08 9293 8255, Fax: 08 9293 8138, Info line: 08 9293 8109

The Perth Observatory has been running for 100 years as a professional astronomical observatory and is open to the public. Willian Ernest Cooke was the first Perth Government Astronomer, appointed in 1896. The original site of the observatory was relocated to Bickley in the 1960's.
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Distance from Perth Observatory 0.29km NE
Mean Max. °C30.630.728.223.519.516.015.115.917.421.124.828.0
Mean Min. °C15.215.814.512.510.
Mean Rain mm18.019.725.255.4130.0201.7217.5169.6123.666.643.913.8

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