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Kaikoura vs Sydney, New South Wales Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kaikoura, New Zealand and Sydney, New South Wales, Australia is approximately 2,176 km or 1,352 mi.
  • To reach Kaikoura in this distance one would set out from Sydney, New South Wales bearing 122.5° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kaikoura bearing 108.5° or ESE .
  • Kaikoura has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Sydney, New South Wales has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Kaikoura is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Sydney, New South Wales is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 5.9 °C (10.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) less in Kaikoura. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 476.8 mm (18.8 in) less which is equivalent to 476.8 l/m² (11.7 US gal/ft²) or 4,768,000 l/ha (509,731 US gal/ac) less. About 5/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.5° lower in Kaikoura than in Sydney, New South Wales.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kaikoura relative to Sydney, New South Wales. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Sydney, New South Wales vs Kaikoura.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -78 (-3) -73 (-3) -75 (-3) -52 (-2) -15 (-1) -74 (-3) +30 (+1) -17 (-1) -6 (0) -28 (-1) -58 (-2) -31 (-1) -477 (-19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 44' +0h 27' +0h 04' -0h 18' -0h 39' -0h 50' -0h 45' -0h 27' -0h 04' +0h 19' +0h 39' +0h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -8.5 -8.5 -8.6 -8.6 -8.5 -8.5 -8.5 -8.6 -8.5 -8.5 -8.4 -8.6   -8.5

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