Hughes Waterhole - SA

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  River Crossing


DEG: -26.317146 135.198578
DMS: 26º 19' 1.73" S 135º 11' 54.88" E
UTM: 53 J 7089178mN 519820mE
Altitude: 172.76m


Place Type

Infrastructure - River Crossing


102.34kms SouthEast of Finke (Aputula) - Driving 617 km (17 hours 29 mins)
138.81kms North of Oodnadatta - Driving 258 km (8 hours 22 mins)
190.81kms NorthEast of Marla - Driving 293 km (9 hours 14 mins)
418.14kms West of Birdsville - Driving 1184 km (1 day 3 hours)

Address & Contact

Witura National Park
South Australia
Phone: N/A
Email: N/A
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This creek crossing has a steep, rough exit that would be slippery when wet. The waterhole is a good place for birdwatching with pelicans and finches reguarly seen. Could be good for yabbies!
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Oodnadatta Airport
Distance from Hughes Waterhole 139.74km S
Mean Max. °C37.936.633.728.523.219.919.622.126.630.333.736.3
Mean Min. °C23.022.319.
Mean Rain mm22.932.214.310.912.711.710.08.19.913.913.017.1

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