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West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Alexandria, Sd Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia and Alexandria, Sd, Usa is approximately 16,204 km or 10,069 mi.
  • To reach West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands in this distance one would set out from Alexandria, Sd bearing 333.6° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 199.1° or SSW .
  • West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Alexandria, Sd has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • The mean temperature is 17.8 °C (32.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 31.3 °C (56.3°F) less in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1385.4 mm (54.5 in) more which is equivalent to 1385.4 l/m² (34 US gal/ft²) or 13,854,000 l/ha (1,481,085 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.1° higher in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands than in Alexandria, Sd.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +30 (+53) +23 (+41) +13 (+24) +6 (+11) +0 (+1) +-3 (-6) +-2 (-3) +4 (+7) +11 (+20) +22 (+39) +30 (+55) +14 (+25)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +36 (+64) +33 (+59) +26 (+47) +18 (+32) +11 (+20) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +8 (+15) +16 (+28) +25 (+45) +33 (+60) +18 (+32)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +39 (+70) +36 (+64) +29 (+53) +22 (+40) +16 (+29) +10 (+18) +6 (+12) +8 (+14) +13 (+24) +20 (+36) +28 (+50) +36 (+65) +22 (+40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +196 (+8) +161 (+6) +213 (+8) +191 (+8) +113 (+4) +118 (+5) +125 (+5) +53 (+2) +25 (+1) +10 (+0) +78 (+3) +104 (+4) +1385 (+55)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 31' +2h 10' +0h 23' -1h 30' -3h 06' -3h 56' -3h 34' -2h 10' -0h 20' +1h 33' +3h 09' +3h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +55.6 +50.7 +31.1 +8 -8.7 -15 -9 +7.7 +30.5 +50.9 +55.7 +56.1   +26.1

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