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Thompson Beach
SA
Population: 334 (shared with other localities within the “State Suburb of Thompson Beach”)
Established: 1997
Postcode: 5501
Time zone:

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ACST (UTC+9:30)

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Location: 56 km (35 mi) north of Adelaide city centre
LGA: Adelaide Plains Council
State District: Goyder
Federal Division: Wakefield
Mean Max Temp Mean Min Temp Annual Rainfall
22.7 °C
73 °F
11.1 °C
52 °F
430.1 mm
16.9 in
Localities around Thompson Beach:
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Thompson Beach is a locality in the Australian state of South Australia located on the eastern coastline of Gulf St Vincent about 56 kilometres (35 mi)* north of the Adelaide city centre. Thompson Beach started as a sub-division in 1980 with boundaries being created in June 1997. Land use with the locality is principally residential with built development being of a ‘low density’. Thompson Beach is located within the federal Division of Wakefield, the state electoral district of Goyder, and the local government area of the Adelaide Plains Council.


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