Denham - WA



DEG: -25.927711 113.536232
DMS: 25º 55' 39.76" S 113º 32' 10.44" E
UTM: 49 J 7129862mN 754027mE
Altitude: 14.5m


Place Type

Population - Town


705.1kms North of Perth - Driving 840 km (9 hours 26 mins)

Address & Contact

52-58 Hughes St
Denham WA 6537
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Beginning as a pearling settlement called Freshwater Camp, Denham was gazetted as a town by the WA Government in May 1898. Today as Shark Bay's commercial centre, Denham offers a range of accomodation, restaurants, shops and the Shark Bay Visitors center where you can get all up to date information and make booking for holiday activities and accomodation. Other activities include safe swimming, beaches, tours and fishing cruises, recreational and service jetties, camel rides and the nearby Ocean Park oceanarium and little lagoon picnic or fishing spot. For children a skate board park and mini golf course are located near Denham's Oval with several parks offering playground facilities. A safe beach is located in front of the Denham boulevard, however great swimming and snorkeling spots are scattererd throughout the Bay. Denham is the closest town to famous Monkey Mia.
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Closest Weather Station

Shark Bay Airport at 24/06:00am WST
Distance from Denham 5.66km NE
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Distance from Denham 0.47km W
Mean Max. °C30.631.831.128.525.822.921.722.423.825.527.729.1
Mean Min. °C22.022.822.019.716.513.912.713.214.816.518.620.5
Mean Rain mm7.715.314.214.037.454.840.

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