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South Australia

South Australia Geography Statistics of

  • Coastline: 3,148 miles (5,067 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 379,725 sq miles (983,482 sq km)
    (water) 23,178 sq miles (60,032 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 402,903 sq miles (1,043,514 sq km)
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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 49 counties in South Australia
  • Horizontal Width: 722.64 miles (1162.97 km) from Marla east to Clifton Hills
  • Vertical Length: 1,184 miles (1,905 km) from Clifton Hills south to Mount Gambier

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering States/Territories: (5) New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, Northern Territory, and Western Australia
  • Geographic Center: About 78.43 miles (126.22 km) southeast of Coober Pedy
  • Highest Point: Mt. Woodroffe 4,708 ft (1,435 m)
  • Lowest Point: Lake Eyre −16 m (−52.5 ft)
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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.