Ardrossan, South Australia

Ardrossan is a town in the Australian state of South Australia located on the eastern coast of the Yorke Peninsula, about 150 kilometres (93 mi) by road from the Adelaide city centre. It is notable for its deepwater shipping port and its towering coastal cliffs of red clay.

First Street
Royal House Hotel
Ardrossan jetty
Grain handling jetty

Ardrossan
South Australia
Ardrossan and coastline viewed from a lookout
Ardrossan
Coordinates34°25′0″S 137°54′0″E
Population1,167 (2016 census)[1]
Established1873
Postcode(s)5571
Elevation23 m (75 ft)
Location149 km (93 mi) North West of Adelaide via
LGA(s)Yorke Peninsula Council
State electorate(s)Narungga[2]
Federal division(s)Grey[3]
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
22.6 °C
73 °F
10.7 °C
51 °F
332.0 mm
13.1 in
Localities around Ardrossan:
Petersville Dowlingville Tiddy Widdy Beach
Cunningham Ardrossan Gulf St Vincent
Sandilands Sandilands
James Well
Gulf St Vincent
FootnotesClimate[4]
Adjoining localities[5]

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