Salmon Gums - WA

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Position

DEG: -32.981892 121.644051
DMS: 32º 58' 54.81" S 121º 38' 38.58" E
UTM: 51 H 6349904mN 373302mE
Altitude: 255.66m

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Salmon Gums WA 6445
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Salmon Gums is a small farming town located 106km north of Esperance on the Coolgardie-Esperance Hwy and is about mid-way between the two towns within the wheatbelt. Named in 1912 and gazetted in 1925 it was built to support the construction of the railway. Soldier settlers after WW1 where the first to initially take up farming land here however due to low soil fertility and low rainfall these were not successful. Due to the introduction of modern soil improvement processes however, the area now produces wheat, sheep and cattle. Residential population about 160.

See YouTube video about the history of the town with historic footage. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PlJC276Wf3k
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Closest Weather Station

Salmon Gums RS at 15/12:30pm WST
Distance from Salmon Gums 1.96km W
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
40.5°C35.7°C8%-0.1°ChPa0.0mmNNW15km/hr
8knots
26km/hr
14knots

Closest Climatic Station

Salmon Gums Res.Stn.
Distance from Salmon Gums 1.96km W
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C30.629.627.323.719.816.916.117.420.323.426.328.9
Mean Min. °C13.914.012.69.97.15.74.64.65.77.610.112.2
Mean Rain mm26.723.226.327.134.338.036.933.031.727.226.220.1

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