Geraldton is one of the Australian cities which lie on the coastal region of Western Australia State. Also, the place is located 424km north-west of Perth, the capital city of Western Australia.

Population, Postcode and Land area

The estimated population in Geraldton as of 2015 census was 39,825 and the Postcodes of this region are 6530, 6531 and 6532. The land area of this region covers around 270km2.

Climate conditions in Geraldton

Geraldton experiences a Mediterranean and semi-arid climate. The temperature is too high during the summer whereas it is mild in the winters, averaging around 20deg Celsius. However, the temperature is more or less constant throughout the year. The average rainfall recorded throughout the year is around 442mm, in which the months from May to August dominate the most.

Tourist attractions

Geraldton has some lovely and renowned tourist spots such as Geraldton Visitor Centre, Western Australia Museum-Geraldton, Oakabella Homestead and Tea Rooms, Old Geraldton Gaol Craft Centre Inc., Best Western Hospitality Inn Geraldton, Sunshine Festival etc.

Industries and services

The city is an important logistic centre for mining, fishing, wheat, sheep and tourism industries. In addition to this, the place has different kinds of hotels, healthcare facilities, restaurants, clubs, retail shops, sporting venues and pubs.