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Ghardaia vs Merauke, Papua Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ghardaia, Algeria and Merauke, Papua, Indonesia is approximately 14,820 km or 9,209 mi.
  • To reach Ghardaia in this distance one would set out from Merauke, Papua bearing 307.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Ghardaia bearing 249° or WSW .
  • Ghardaia has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Merauke, Papua has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Ghardaia is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Merauke, Papua is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 4.7 °C (8.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.8 °C (35.6°F) more in Ghardaia. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1394.3 mm (54.9 in) less which is equivalent to 1394.3 l/m² (34.22 US gal/ft²) or 13,943,000 l/ha (1,490,599 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.7° lower in Ghardaia than in Merauke, Papua.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Ghardaia relative to Merauke, Papua. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Merauke, Papua vs Ghardaia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -11 (-21) -7 (-12) -2 (-3) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +3 (+5) -4 (-8) -12 (-21) -15 (-28) -5 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -196 (-8) -347 (-14) -195 (-8) -179 (-7) -79 (-3) -51 (-2) -37 (-1) -15 (-1) -3 (0) -20 (-1) -50 (-2) -223 (-9) -1394 (-55)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 18' -1h 26' -0h 15' +0h 59' +2h 02' +2h 34' +2h 20' +1h 26' +0h 13' -1h 01' -2h 04' -2h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -40.5 -39 -23.3 -0.2 +16.4 +22.9 +16.9 +0.2 -22.4 -38.9 -40.5 -40.8   -15.7

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