Hobart (/[unsupported input]ˈhbɑːrt/)[3] is the state caipital an maist populous ceety o the Australien island state o Tasmanie. Foondit in 1803 as a penal colony, Hobart is Australea's seicont auldest caipital ceety efter Sydney. In 2009, the ceety haed a greater aurie population o approximately 212,019. A resident o Hobart is kent as a "Hobartien". The ceety is locatit in the state's sooth-east on the estuary o the Derwent River. The skyline is dominated bi Mount Wellington at 1,271 metres heich.

Hobart
Hobart Montage.jpg
Hobart is locatit in Australia
Hobart
Hobart
Coordinates42°52′50″S 147°19′30″E / 42.88056°S 147.32500°E / -42.88056; 147.32500Coordinates: 42°52′50″S 147°19′30″E / 42.88056°S 147.32500°E / -42.88056; 147.32500
Population211,656 (2011)[1] (11t)
 • Density124.8/km2 (323/sq mi) (2011)[1]
Established20 Februar 1804[2]
Aurie1,695.5 km2 (654.6 sq mi)
Time zoneAEST (UTC+10)
 • Simmer (DST)AEDT (UTC+11)
Location
State electorate(s)Denison, Franklin
Federal Diveesion(s)Denison, Franklin
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfaw
16.9 °C
62 °F
8.3 °C
47 °F
615.2 mm
24.2 in

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Hobart (GCCSA)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 10 September 2012.
  2. "QUEEN TO HONOUR DAVID COLLINS IN HISTORIC UNVEILING". The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954). Hobart, Tas.: National Library of Australia. 19 February 1954. p. 8 Supplement: Royal Visit Souvenir Supplement. Retrieved 17 January 2012.
  3. Macquarie ABC Dictionary. The Macquarie Library Pty Ltd. 2003. p. 465. ISBN 1-876429-37-2.


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