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Aikawa vs Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Aikawa, Japan and Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 7,040 km or 4,374 mi.
  • To reach Aikawa in this distance one would set out from Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 35.6° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Aikawa bearing 46.3° or NE .
  • Aikawa has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.7 °C (24.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.4 °C (36.7°F) more in Aikawa. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 424.8 mm (16.7 in) less which is equivalent to 424.8 l/m² (10.43 US gal/ft²) or 4,248,000 l/ha (454,139 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 20.2° lower in Aikawa than in Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.1°C (25.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Aikawa relative to Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Aikawa.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -26 (-46) -22 (-39) -15 (-26) -10 (-18) -6 (-10) -2 (-3) 1 (+1) -3 (-6) -10 (-17) -15 (-27) -20 (-36) -13 (-23)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -25 (-46) -23 (-41) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) -5 (-9) -11 (-20) -16 (-29) -21 (-38) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -24 (-44) -20 (-35) -14 (-25) -9 (-15) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -12 (-22) -17 (-30) -22 (-39) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +1 (+0) -94 (-4) -126 (-5) -162 (-6) -102 (-4) -104 (-4) -60 (-2) +15 (+1) +67 (+3) +43 (+2) +52 (+2) +45 (+2) -425 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 56' -1h 49' -0h 20' +1h 15' +2h 36' +3h 17' +2h 59' +1h 49' +0h 17' -1h 18' -2h 38' -3h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -49.7 -45 -25.5 -2.3 +14.4 +20.9 +15 -1.7 -24.4 -44.8 -49.5 -50   -20.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -7 -11 -11 -7 +0 +3 +2 +1 -5 -5 -5   -4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -24.1 (-43) -25.6 (-46) -24.2 (-44) -18.6 (-33) -13.1 (-24) -6.9 (-12) -2.1 (-4) -0.5 (-1) -4.5 (-8) -11.5 (-21) -16.3 (-29) -21.3 (-38) -14.1 (-25)

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