Perth Airport (suburb)

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Perth Airport
Perth,  Western Australia
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Entry signage to Perth Airport domestic terminal
Perth Airport (suburb)
Coordinates 31°56′38″S115°58′05″E / 31.944°S 115.968°E / -31.944; 115.968 Coordinates: 31°56′38″S115°58′05″E / 31.944°S 115.968°E / -31.944; 115.968
Population28 (2016 census) [1]
Postcode(s) 6105
Location12 km (7 mi) from Perth
State electorate(s) Belmont
Federal Division(s) Swan
Suburbs around Perth Airport:
Redcliffe South Guildford High Wycombe
Cloverdale Perth Airport Maida Vale
Kewdale Welshpool Forrestfield

Perth Airport is an eastern suburb of Perth, the capital city of Western Australia. Its local government areas are the City of Belmont, the City of Swan (north) and the City of Kalamunda (east). It is located approximately 12 km east of the central business district. [2]


Perth Airport is home to a Bureau of Meteorology weather station. Perth Airport has a Mediterranean climate (Köppen climate classification Csa), like the rest of Perth. The highest recorded temperature in the Perth metropolitan region is 46.7 °C (116.1 °F), recorded at Perth Airport on 23 February 1991.

Climate data for Perth Airport
Record high °C (°F)46.0
Mean maximum °C (°F)41.0
Average high °C (°F)31.8
Average low °C (°F)17.0
Mean minimum °C (°F)10.4
Record low °C (°F)6.0
Average rainfall mm (inches)10.9
Average precipitation days2.
Average afternoon relative humidity (%) (at 15:00)37373946536060565449444148
Mean daily sunshine hours 11.511.
Source: Bureau of Meteorology [3] [4] [5]
Temperatures and rain data: 1944–2020; Relative humidity: 1994–2010

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  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Perth Airport (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 22 September 2019. OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg CC-BY icon.svg Material was copied from this source, which is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
  2. Price Regulation of Airport Services Inquiry July 2006 Archived 1 September 2007 at the Wayback Machine , 2006, Productivity Commission, Australia federal Government. (accessed 27/8/2007)
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