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Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua vs Salalah, Dhofar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia and Salalah, Dhofar, Oman is approximately 9,707 km or 6,032 mi.
  • To reach Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua in this distance one would set out from Salalah, Dhofar bearing 93.5° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua bearing 107.2° or ESE .
  • Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Salalah, Dhofar has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome whereas Salalah, Dhofar is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0 °C (0°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.1 °C (11°F) less in Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1696 mm (66.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1696 l/m² (41.62 US gal/ft²) or 16,960,000 l/ha (1,813,137 US gal/ac) more. About 14 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.7° higher in Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua than in Salalah, Dhofar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.1°C (5.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) 0 (-1) +1 (+1) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) +0 (+0) +2 (+4) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +230 (+9) +232 (+9) +232 (+9) +163 (+6) +66 (+3) +64 (+3) +45 (+2) +84 (+3) +122 (+5) +80 (+3) +169 (+7) +209 (+8) +1696 (+67)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +16 (+52) +16 (+57) +17 (+55) +15 (+50) +11 (+35) +9 (+30) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +9 (+30) +11 (+35) +14 (+47) +15 (+48)   +132 (+36)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 01' +0h 38' +0h 07' -0h 26' -0h 54' -1h 08' -1h 02' -0h 38' -0h 06' +0h 27' +0h 55' +1h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +19.4 +19.1 +13.6 -9.2 -19.4 -19.6 -19.4 -9.8 +12.7 +19.1 +19.5 +19.6   +3.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +32 +25 +20 +14 +8 +2 -7 -9 -1 +13 +27 +32   +13
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +10.8 (+19) +7.9 (+14) +5 (+9) +1.5 (+3) -1.2 (-2) -2.5 (-5) -1.7 (-3) -0.9 (-2) -0.5 (-1) +2.6 (+5) +6.5 (+12) +9.8 (+18) +3.1 (+6)

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