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Midway Island vs Ambon, Maluku Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Midway Island, Hawaii and Ambon, Maluku Islands, Indonesia is approximately 6,814 km or 4,234 mi.
  • To reach Midway Island in this distance one would set out from Ambon, Maluku Islands bearing 54.9° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Midway Island bearing 67.8° or ENE .
  • Midway Island has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Ambon, Maluku Islands has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The annual mean temperature is 5.1 °C (9.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6 °C (10.8°F) more in Midway Island. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2355 mm (92.7 in) less which is equivalent to 2355 l/m² (57.8 US gal/ft²) or 23,550,000 l/ha (2,517,651 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.5° lower in Midway Island than in Ambon, Maluku Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Midway Island relative to Ambon, Maluku Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Ambon, Maluku Islands vs Midway Island.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) 0 (0) 2 (+4) 3 (+5) 2 (+4) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -5 (-9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -5 (-9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -20 (-1) -25 (-1) -28 (-1) -149 (-6) -425 (-17) -552 (-22) -523 (-21) -312 (-12) -114 (-4) -23 (-1) -71 (-3) -113 (-4) -2355 (-93)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +3 (+11) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) -9 ( -29) -11 ( -37) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23) -1 ( -3) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) +5 (+16)   -19 ( -5)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 45' -1h 06' -0h 12' +0h 45' +1h 34' +1h 58' +1h 47' +1h 06' +0h 10' -0h 47' -1h 35' -1h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -31.5 -30.9 -23.4 -0.6 +16 +22.3 +16.2 -0.5 -23 -31.4 -31.9 -31.9   -12.5

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