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

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  • The distance between West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia and Latakia, Syria is approximately 8,318 km or 5,169 mi.
  • To reach West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands in this distance one would set out from Latakia bearing 117.6° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 132.4° or SE .
  • West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Latakia has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • The average annual temperature is 7.2 °C (13°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.8 °C (24.8°F) less in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1127.1 mm (44.4 in) more which is equivalent to 1127.1 l/m² (27.66 US gal/ft²) or 11,271,000 l/ha (1,204,945 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.6° higher in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands than in Latakia.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands relative to Latakia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Latakia 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) +14 (+25) +13 (+24) +12 (+21) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) +-1 (-2) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+28) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +10 (+17) +6 (+11) +3 (+4) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +14 (+24) +7 (+13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +16 (+28) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +4 (+6) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) +2 (+3) +6 (+10) +10 (+19) +14 (+26) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +21 (+1) +76 (+3) +157 (+6) +202 (+8) +164 (+6) +204 (+8) +196 (+8) +116 (+5) +76 (+3) -18 (-1) +3 (+0) -69 (-3) +1127 (+44)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 44' +1h 42' +0h 18' -1h 10' -2h 25' -3h 03' -2h 46' -1h 42' -0h 16' +1h 13' +2h 27' +3h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +47.2 +42.4 +22.8 -0.4 -17.1 -23.5 -17.5 -0.8 +21.9 +42.3 +47.1 +47.6   +17.6

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