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Midway Island vs Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Midway Island, Hawaii and Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia is approximately 5,653 km or 3,513 mi.
  • To reach Midway Island in this distance one would set out from Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua bearing 49.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Midway Island bearing 59.8° or ENE .
  • Midway Island has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The annual mean temperature is 4 °C (7.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8 °C (14.4°F) more in Midway Island. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 723 mm (28.5 in) less which is equivalent to 723 l/m² (17.74 US gal/ft²) or 7,230,000 l/ha (772,935 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.7° lower in Midway Island than in Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -125 (-5) -145 (-6) -131 (-5) -53 (-2) +8 (+0) +11 (+0) +9 (+0) -19 (-1) +1 (+0) +48 (+2) -136 (-5) -191 (-8) -723 (-28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +5 (+16) +3 (+10) +5 (+17) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -7) +2 (+6)   +4 (+1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 42' -1h 03' -0h 11' +0h 44' +1h 30' +1h 54' +1h 43' +1h 03' +0h 10' -0h 45' -1h 32' -1h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.4 -29.9 -24.4 -1.7 +14.8 +21.2 +15.1 -1.6 -24.1 -30.4 -30.8 -30.7   -12.7

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