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Invercargill vs Madang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Invercargill, New Zealand and Madang, Papua New Guinea is approximately 5,066 km or 3,148 mi.
  • To reach Invercargill in this distance one would set out from Madang bearing 158.3° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Invercargill bearing 147.7° or SSE .
  • Invercargill has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Madang has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Invercargill is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome whereas Madang is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 16.7 °C (30°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.7 °C (13.9°F) more in Invercargill. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2358.3 mm (92.8 in) less which is equivalent to 2358.3 l/m² (57.88 US gal/ft²) or 23,583,000 l/ha (2,521,179 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 507 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Invercargill. In whichever way circa 1h 22' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31.2° lower in Invercargill than in Madang.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -14 (-26) -17 (-30) -19 (-35) -21 (-37) -21 (-37) -20 (-35) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -17 (-30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -278 (-11) -236 (-9) -270 (-11) -333 (-13) -209 (-8) -107 (-4) -56 (-2) -26 (-1) -45 (-2) -198 (-8) -312 (-12) -290 (-11) -2358 (-93)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) 0 ( 0) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +10 (+33) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +6 (+20) +7 (+23) +6 (+20) +2 (+6)   +54 (+15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 11' +0h 31' -0h 13' -0h 22' -3h 38' -4h 30' -3h 25' -3h 00' -2h 06' -1h 09' -0h 30' +0h 38'   -1h 22'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 53' +1h 46' +0h 19' -1h 13' -2h 33' -3h 14' -2h 55' -1h 46' -0h 16' +1h 15' +2h 35' +3h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -11.5 -29.5 -40.9 -41.2 -41.1 -41.2 -41.1 -41.2 -41 -29.3 -11.7 -4.8   -31.2

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