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Altai vs Palmerston N Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Altai, China and Palmerston N, New Zealand is approximately 13,030 km or 8,097 mi.
  • To reach Altai in this distance one would set out from Palmerston N bearing 310.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Altai bearing 301.1° or WNW .
  • Altai has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Palmerston N has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Altai is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Palmerston N is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 9 °C (16.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 28.4 °C (51.1°F) more in Altai. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 784.3 mm (30.9 in) less which is equivalent to 784.3 l/m² (19.25 US gal/ft²) or 7,843,000 l/ha (838,469 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.7° lower in Altai than in Palmerston N.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Altai relative to Palmerston N. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Palmerston N vs Altai.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -34 (-61) -33 (-59) -22 (-40) -7 (-12) +4 (+8) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +3 (+6) -7 (-12) -19 (-35) -30 (-54) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -60 (-2) -52 (-2) -69 (-3) -56 (-2) -71 (-3) -73 (-3) -76 (-3) -70 (-3) -65 (-3) -66 (-3) -49 (-2) -77 (-3) -784 (-31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 50' -3h 35' -0h 39' +2h 28' +5h 09' +6h 32' +5h 55' +3h 36' +0h 33' -2h 33' -5h 13' -6h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -47.1 -28.6 -7 +16.2 +32.8 +39.4 +33.5 +16.9 -5.8 -28.6 -47 -54.2   -6.7

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