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Kuala Terengganu vs Port Moresby Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia and Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea is approximately 5,159 km or 3,206 mi.
  • To reach Kuala Terengganu in this distance one would set out from Port Moresby bearing 286.8° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kuala Terengganu bearing 288.4° or WNW .
  • Kuala Terengganu has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Port Moresby has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean temperature is 0.3 °C (0.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) more in Kuala Terengganu. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1761 mm (69.3 in) more which is equivalent to 1761 l/m² (43.22 US gal/ft²) or 17,610,000 l/ha (1,882,626 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/2 as much.
  • There are 77 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kuala Terengganu. In whichever way circa 0h 12' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.4° higher in Kuala Terengganu than in Port Moresby.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.5°C (2.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kuala Terengganu relative to Port Moresby. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Port Moresby vs Kuala Terengganu.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +142 (+6) -31 (-1) -10 (0) -18 (-1) +86 (+3) +78 (+3) +105 (+4) +110 (+4) +137 (+5) +259 (+10) +513 (+20) +390 (+15) +1761 (+69)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +6 (+21) +3 (+10) +5 (+17) +10 (+32) +7 (+23) +10 (+32) +10 (+32) +15 (+50) +18 (+58) +19 (+63) +17 (+55)   +131 (+36)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 11' +1h 52' +2h 23' +0h 48' +0h 05' -0h 48' +0h 11' -0h 34' -0h 00' -1h 05' -3h 30' -2h 00'   -0h 12'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 45' -0h 28' -0h 05' +0h 19' +0h 40' +0h 50' +0h 46' +0h 28' +0h 04' -0h 20' -0h 40' -0h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -14.6 -12.7 +4.4 +14.7 +14.7 +14.8 +14.8 +14.8 +5.4 -12.4 -14.5 -14.8   +1.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 -7 -8 -12 -18 -10 -6 -5 -4 -3 +5 +5   -5.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -2.9 (-5) -2.5 (-5) -1.7 (-3) -2.7 (-5) -3 (-5) -1.3 (-2) -0.3 (-1) -0.2 (0) -0.9 (-2) -0.7 (-1) -0.8 (-1) -0.8 (-1) -1.5 (-3)

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