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San J. Matas vs Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between San J. Matas, Dominican Republic and Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 18,482 km or 11,485 mi.
  • To reach San J. Matas in this distance one would set out from Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 303.1° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach San J. Matas bearing 240.2° or WSW .
  • San J. Matas has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average annual temperature is 2.8 °C (5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.9 °C (5.2°F) more in San J. Matas. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 761.4 mm (30 in) less which is equivalent to 761.4 l/m² (18.69 US gal/ft²) or 7,614,000 l/ha (813,987 US gal/ac) less. About 5/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.7° lower in San J. Matas than in Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for San J. Matas 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 San J. Matas.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) 1 (+1) 1 (+2) 3 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) 2 (+3) 0 (-1) -2 (-4) 1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) 0 (-1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) -4 (-6) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -80 (-3) -130 (-5) -141 (-6) -114 (-4) +2 (+0) -128 (-5) -169 (-7) -58 (-2) +25 (+1) +59 (+2) +10 (+0) -38 (-1) -761 (-30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 39' -1h 01' -0h 11' +0h 42' +1h 27' +1h 50' +1h 40' +1h 01' +0h 09' -0h 44' -1h 29' -1h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.9 -26.2 -6.6 +16.6 +31 +31.3 +30.7 +16.8 -5.9 -26.4 -30.9 -31.3   -2.7

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