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Taiaroa Head vs Nkhata Bay Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Taiaroa Head, New Zealand and Nkhata Bay, Malawi is approximately 12,293 km or 7,639 mi.
  • To reach Taiaroa Head in this distance one would set out from Nkhata Bay bearing 149.1° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Taiaroa Head bearing 46.1° or NE .
  • Taiaroa Head has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Nkhata Bay has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean temperature is 12.6 °C (22.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) more in Taiaroa Head. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1010.1 mm (39.8 in) less which is equivalent to 1010.1 l/m² (24.79 US gal/ft²) or 10,101,000 l/ha (1,079,864 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.7° lower in Taiaroa Head than in Nkhata Bay.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Taiaroa Head relative to Nkhata Bay. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Nkhata Bay vs Taiaroa Head.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -14 (-26) -12 (-21) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -165 (-7) -155 (-6) -299 (-12) -232 (-9) -73 (-3) +16 (+1) +22 (+1) +44 (+2) +41 (+2) +39 (+2) -66 (-3) -184 (-7) -1010 (-40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 28' +1h 31' +0h 16' -1h 02' -2h 11' -2h 47' -2h 31' -1h 31' -0h 14' +1h 05' +2h 13' +2h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -17.2 -31.7 -33.9 -34 -34.1 -34.2 -34.2 -34.2 -34.2 -31.4 -17.1 -10.5   -28.7

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