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Wairakei vs Aqiq Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wairakei, New Zealand and Aqiq, Sudan is approximately 15,373 km or 9,553 mi.
  • To reach Wairakei in this distance one would set out from Aqiq bearing 128.1° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Wairakei bearing 72.9° or ENE .
  • Wairakei has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Aqiq has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Wairakei is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Aqiq is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 17.4 °C (31.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.7 °C (1.3°F) less in Wairakei. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1091.1 mm (43 in) more which is equivalent to 1091.1 l/m² (26.78 US gal/ft²) or 10,911,000 l/ha (1,166,458 US gal/ac) more. About 9 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.5° lower in Wairakei than in Aqiq.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -15 (-27) -21 (-37) -26 (-47) -29 (-52) -28 (-51) -23 (-42) -19 (-34) -14 (-26) -10 (-17) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +60 (+2) +78 (+3) +96 (+4) +83 (+3) +96 (+4) +112 (+4) +114 (+4) +114 (+5) +109 (+4) +91 (+4) +58 (+2) +80 (+3) +1091 (+43)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 19' +2h 04' +0h 22' -1h 25' -2h 57' -3h 43' -3h 22' -2h 04' -0h 19' +1h 28' +2h 59' +3h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +19.4 +0.8 -20.8 -44.1 -56.6 -56.8 -56.4 -44.6 -21.8 +1 +19.3 +26.5   -19.5

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