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Adelaide, South Australia vs Rock Rapids, Ia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Adelaide, South Australia, Australia and Rock Rapids, Ia, Usa is approximately 15,302 km or 9,509 mi.
  • To reach Adelaide, South Australia in this distance one would set out from Rock Rapids, Ia bearing 261.9° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Adelaide, South Australia bearing 242.1° or WSW .
  • Adelaide, South Australia has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Rock Rapids, Ia has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Adelaide, South Australia is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Rock Rapids, Ia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 8.9 °C (15.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23 °C (41.4°F) less in Adelaide, South Australia. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 224.1 mm (8.8 in) less which is equivalent to 224.1 l/m² (5.5 US gal/ft²) or 2,241,000 l/ha (239,578 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.3° higher in Adelaide, South Australia than in Rock Rapids, Ia.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Adelaide, South Australia relative to Rock Rapids, Ia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Rock Rapids, Ia vs Adelaide, South Australia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +29 (+52) +20 (+36) +7 (+13) -4 (-7) -12 (-21) -15 (-28) -13 (-23) -5 (-10) +4 (+8) +17 (+31) +28 (+50) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +29 (+52) +20 (+36) +9 (+16) -1 (-2) -9 (-16) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -3 (-5) +6 (+12) +17 (+31) +28 (+50) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +29 (+53) +20 (+37) +10 (+19) +2 (+3) -6 (-12) -10 (-17) -7 (-13) 0 (0) +9 (+16) +18 (+32) +28 (+50) +11 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +6 (+0) +3 (+0) -23 (-1) -24 (-1) -18 (-1) -53 (-2) -18 (-1) -46 (-2) -35 (-1) -11 (0) -9 (0) +4 (+0) -224 (-9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 50' +3h 00' +0h 32' -2h 04' -4h 17' -5h 25' -4h 55' -3h 00' -0h 28' +2h 08' +4h 20' +5h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +47.6 +29 +7.5 -15.7 -32.4 -38.8 -32.7 -16.1 +6.8 +29.4 +47.7 +54.9   +7.3

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