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Kimberley vs Amsterdam Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kimberley, South Africa and Amsterdam Island, French Southern Lands is approximately 4,939 km or 3,069 mi.
  • To reach Kimberley in this distance one would set out from Amsterdam Island bearing 265.4° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Kimberley bearing 296° or WNW .
  • Kimberley has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Amsterdam Island has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The average annual temperature is 4.8 °C (8.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.1 °C (16.4°F) more in Kimberley. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 769 mm (30.3 in) less which is equivalent to 769 l/m² (18.87 US gal/ft²) or 7,690,000 l/ha (822,112 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.9° higher in Kimberley than in Amsterdam Island.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+24) +11 (+20) +10 (+19) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) 4 (+7) 6 (+10) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +13 (+24) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) +2 (+4) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) -4 (-8) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -1 (-1) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -39 (-2) -2 (0) -18 (-1) -51 (-2) -94 (-4) -106 (-4) -97 (-4) -88 (-3) -71 (-3) -82 (-3) -86 (-3) -35 (-1) -769 (-30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 40' -0h 25' -0h 04' +0h 17' +0h 36' +0h 45' +0h 41' +0h 25' +0h 03' -0h 17' -0h 36' -0h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +8.8 +8.8 +9 +8.9 +9 +9 +9.1 +9 +9 +8.9 +8.8 +9   +8.9

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