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Eldoret vs Madang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Eldoret, Kenya and Madang, Papua New Guinea is approximately 12,285 km or 7,634 mi.
  • To reach Eldoret in this distance one would set out from Madang bearing 268.6° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Eldoret bearing 275.4° or W .
  • Eldoret has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb) whereas Madang has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Eldoret is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Madang is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 10 °C (17.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2 °C (3.6°F) more in Eldoret. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2337 mm (92 in) less which is equivalent to 2337 l/m² (57.36 US gal/ft²) or 23,370,000 l/ha (2,498,408 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 664 more hours of sunlight per year in Eldoret. In whichever way circa 1h 49' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.6° higher in Eldoret than in Madang.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -361 (-14) -270 (-11) -306 (-12) -289 (-11) -195 (-8) -98 (-4) +39 (+2) +108 (+4) -39 (-2) -241 (-9) -344 (-14) -341 (-13) -2337 (-92)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -10 ( -32) -9 ( -32) -9 ( -29) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) +9 (+29) +13 (+42) +2 (+7) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) -9 ( -29)   -15 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 42' +4h 00' +3h 40' +4h 14' +0h 52' +0h 50' -0h 38' -1h 05' +0h 36' +1h 17' +1h 10' +3h 21'   +1h 49'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 17' -0h 10' -0h 02' +0h 07' +0h 15' +0h 19' +0h 17' +0h 11' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 15' -0h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.6 -5.1 +3.9 +5.6 +5.7 +5.7 +5.8 +5.8 +4.5 -5.3 -5.7 -5.7   +0.6

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