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Wairakei vs Burlington, Iowa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wairakei, New Zealand and Burlington, Iowa, Usa is approximately 12,885 km or 8,007 mi.
  • To reach Wairakei in this distance one would set out from Burlington, Iowa bearing 240.2° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Wairakei bearing 237.2° or WSW .
  • Wairakei has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Burlington, Iowa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Wairakei is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Burlington, Iowa is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 1.6 °C (2.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.8 °C (33.8°F) less in Wairakei. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 339 mm (13.3 in) more which is equivalent to 339 l/m² (8.32 US gal/ft²) or 3,390,000 l/ha (362,413 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.5° higher in Wairakei than in Burlington, Iowa.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +20 (+35) +13 (+23) +2 (+4) -7 (-13) -14 (-26) -18 (-33) -16 (-29) -9 (-17) -1 (-2) +10 (+18) +18 (+33) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +44 (+2) +50 (+2) +29 (+1) -2 (0) -6 (0) -15 (-1) +30 (+1) +26 (+1) +29 (+1) +26 (+1) +44 (+2) +83 (+3) +339 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 56' +3h 03' +0h 33' -2h 06' -4h 22' -5h 31' -5h 00' -3h 03' -0h 28' +2h 10' +4h 25' +5h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +41.8 +23.1 +1.6 -21.6 -38.2 -44.7 -38.7 -22 +0.9 +23.5 +41.9 +49   +1.5

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