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Adelaide, South Australia vs West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Adelaide, South Australia, Australia and West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 4,893 km or 3,041 mi.
  • To reach Adelaide, South Australia in this distance one would set out from West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 128.3° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Adelaide, South Australia bearing 110.7° or ESE .
  • Adelaide, South Australia has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The average annual temperature is 10.3 °C (18.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.3 °C (16.7°F) more in Adelaide, South Australia. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1491 mm (58.7 in) less which is equivalent to 1491 l/m² (36.59 US gal/ft²) or 14,910,000 l/ha (1,593,978 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.8° lower in Adelaide, South Australia than in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Adelaide, South Australia relative to West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Adelaide, South Australia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -4 (-8) -7 (-13) -11 (-19) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -4 (-6) -8 (-13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-10) -5 (-10) -8 (-14) -10 (-19) -13 (-23) -15 (-26) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -10 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -13 (-24) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -14 (-24) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -187 (-7) -153 (-6) -227 (-9) -212 (-8) -130 (-5) -159 (-6) -131 (-5) -68 (-3) -44 (-2) -14 (-1) -76 (-3) -92 (-4) -1491 (-59)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 26' +0h 53' +0h 09' -0h 36' -1h 16' -1h 36' -1h 27' -0h 53' -0h 08' +0h 38' +1h 17' +1h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -7 -20.8 -22.6 -22.7 -22.7 -22.8 -22.7 -22.8 -22.7 -20.5 -7 -0.2   -17.8

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