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West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Cardiff, Wales Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia and Cardiff, Wales, Uk is approximately 11,772 km or 7,315 mi.
  • To reach West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands in this distance one would set out from Cardiff, Wales bearing 89.8° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 140.3° or SE .
  • West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Cardiff, Wales has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean annual temperature is 16.9 °C (30.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.2 °C (18.4°F) less in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 977.5 mm (38.5 in) more which is equivalent to 977.5 l/m² (23.99 US gal/ft²) or 9,775,000 l/ha (1,045,012 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33.5° higher in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands than in Cardiff, Wales.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands relative to Cardiff, Wales. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Cardiff, Wales 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) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +21 (+37) +18 (+32) +14 (+25) +10 (+19) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +11 (+19) +15 (+26) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +16 (+28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +23 (+42) +22 (+39) +19 (+35) +16 (+29) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +19 (+35) +22 (+39) +17 (+30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +23 (+42) +22 (+40) +21 (+37) +18 (+32) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +13 (+24) +16 (+29) +20 (+35) +22 (+39) +18 (+32)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +115 (+5) +106 (+4) +173 (+7) +193 (+8) +123 (+5) +143 (+6) +123 (+5) +38 (+2) -8 (0) -45 (-2) -2 (0) +19 (+1) +978 (+38)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 26' +2h 43' +0h 29' -1h 52' -3h 55' -4h 59' -4h 30' -2h 43' -0h 25' +1h 56' +3h 58' +5h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +63 +58.2 +38.6 +15.5 -1.2 -7.6 -1.7 +15.1 +37.8 +58.1 +63 +63.5   +33.5

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