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Wairakei vs Smithers, Bc Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wairakei, New Zealand and Smithers, Bc, Canada is approximately 11,704 km or 7,273 mi.
  • To reach Wairakei in this distance one would set out from Smithers, Bc bearing 222.6° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Wairakei bearing 209.9° or SSW .
  • Wairakei has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Smithers, Bc has a boreal subarctic climate with dry summers (Dsc).
  • Wairakei is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Smithers, Bc is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 8.5 °C (15.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.2 °C (23.8°F) less in Wairakei. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 706.6 mm (27.8 in) more which is equivalent to 706.6 l/m² (17.34 US gal/ft²) or 7,066,000 l/ha (755,402 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.5° higher in Wairakei than in Smithers, Bc.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+48) +22 (+40) +16 (+29) +8 (+15) +1 (+1) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) 0 (0) +7 (+13) +17 (+30) +24 (+43) +9 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +27 (+1) +57 (+2) +75 (+3) +67 (+3) +63 (+2) +70 (+3) +70 (+3) +75 (+3) +56 (+2) +33 (+1) +38 (+1) +76 (+3) +707 (+28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 45' +4h 07' +0h 44' -2h 49' -5h 56' -7h 36' -6h 51' -4h 07' -0h 38' +2h 55' +6h 01' +7h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +55.8 +37.1 +15.6 -7.6 -24.2 -30.6 -24.6 -7.9 +14.9 +37.6 +55.9 +63   +15.5

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