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Port Moresby vs Xichang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea and Xichang, China is approximately 6,371 km or 3,959 mi.
  • To reach Port Moresby in this distance one would set out from Xichang bearing 124.1° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Port Moresby bearing 132.1° or SE .
  • Port Moresby has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Xichang has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Port Moresby is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Xichang is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 10.1 °C (18.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.2 °C (20.2°F) less in Port Moresby. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 176.2 mm (6.9 in) more which is equivalent to 176.2 l/m² (4.32 US gal/ft²) or 1,762,000 l/ha (188,369 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.9° higher in Port Moresby than in Xichang.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +19 (+33) +15 (+27) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +15 (+27) +18 (+33) +10 (+18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +144 (+6) +190 (+7) +158 (+6) +145 (+6) -47 (-2) -152 (-6) -198 (-8) -140 (-6) -101 (-4) -58 (-2) +77 (+3) +158 (+6) +176 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 02' +1h 16' +0h 14' -0h 52' -1h 48' -2h 16' -2h 04' -1h 16' -0h 12' +0h 54' +1h 50' +2h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +37.1 +35 +17.9 -5.1 -21.8 -28.4 -22.4 -5.8 +16.9 +34.7 +36.9 +37.3   +10.9

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