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Minginui Forest vs Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Minginui Forest, New Zealand and Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 8,295 km or 5,155 mi.
  • To reach Minginui Forest in this distance one would set out from Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 127.1° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Minginui Forest bearing 86.7° or E .
  • Minginui Forest has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average annual temperature is 15.3 °C (27.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9 °C (16.2°F) more in Minginui Forest. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 507 mm (20 in) less which is equivalent to 507 l/m² (12.44 US gal/ft²) or 5,070,000 l/ha (542,017 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.5° lower in Minginui Forest than in Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Minginui Forest relative to Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Minginui Forest.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -16 (-28) -19 (-33) -20 (-35) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -15 (-28) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -15 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -8 (0) -90 (-4) -114 (-4) -155 (-6) -86 (-3) -99 (-4) -94 (-4) +25 (+1) +44 (+2) +39 (+2) +5 (+0) +26 (+1) -507 (-20)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 44' +1h 04' +0h 11' -0h 44' -1h 32' -1h 57' -1h 46' -1h 04' -0h 10' +0h 46' +1h 33' +1h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.5 -24.4 -26.4 -26.5 -26.5 -26.6 -26.6 -26.6 -26.6 -24.3 -10.6 -3.8   -21.5

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