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Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua vs Amherst, Ma Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia and Amherst, Ma, Usa is approximately 14,509 km or 9,016 mi.
  • To reach Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua in this distance one would set out from Amherst, Ma bearing 313.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua bearing 212.6° or SSW .
  • Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Amherst, Ma has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome whereas Amherst, Ma is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 16.7 °C (30.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 26.8 °C (48.2°F) less in Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 747.5 mm (29.4 in) more which is equivalent to 747.5 l/m² (18.35 US gal/ft²) or 7,475,000 l/ha (799,127 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.5° higher in Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua than in Amherst, Ma.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua relative to Amherst, Ma. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Amherst, Ma vs Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+55) +29 (+52) +24 (+43) +18 (+32) +11 (+21) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +15 (+27) +21 (+37) +28 (+50) +17 (+30)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +151 (+6) +165 (+6) +156 (+6) +91 (+4) -16 (-1) -22 (-1) -25 (-1) +15 (+1) +39 (+2) -3 (0) +82 (+3) +116 (+5) +748 (+29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 48' +1h 44' +0h 19' -1h 12' -2h 29' -3h 09' -2h 51' -1h 44' -0h 16' +1h 14' +2h 31' +3h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +44.2 +43.8 +38.3 +15.6 -1 -7.4 -1.4 +15.2 +37.8 +44 +44.5 +44.5   +26.5

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