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Cairns vs Atuona, Hiva Oa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cairns, Australia and Atuona, Hiva Oa, French Polynesia is approximately 8,133 km or 5,054 mi.
  • To reach Cairns in this distance one would set out from Atuona, Hiva Oa bearing 255.2° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cairns bearing 275.4° or W .
  • Cairns has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Atuona, Hiva Oa has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average annual temperature is 1.5 °C (2.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.4 °C (7.9°F) more in Cairns. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 642.6 mm (25.3 in) more which is equivalent to 642.6 l/m² (15.77 US gal/ft²) or 6,426,000 l/ha (686,982 US gal/ac) more. About 1 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.9° lower in Cairns than in Atuona, Hiva Oa.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Cairns relative to Atuona, Hiva Oa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Atuona, Hiva Oa vs Cairns.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +1 (+1) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +1 (+1) -1 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) 0 (0) +1 (+1) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +268 (+11) +300 (+12) +302 (+12) +93 (+4) -37 (-1) -129 (-5) -111 (-4) -90 (-4) -35 (-1) -42 (-2) +30 (+1) +93 (+4) +643 (+25)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 22' +0h 14' +0h 02' -0h 09' -0h 20' -0h 25' -0h 23' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 10' +0h 20' +0h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +6.2 -3.7 -6.7 -6.8 -6.9 -7.1 -7.2 -7.4 -7.3 -3.3 +6.3 +7   -2.9

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