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Merauke, Papua vs Broome, Western Australia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Merauke, Papua, Indonesia and Broome, Western Australia, Australia is approximately 2,227 km or 1,384 mi.
  • To reach Merauke, Papua in this distance one would set out from Broome, Western Australia bearing 64.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Merauke, Papua bearing 59.9° or ENE .
  • Merauke, Papua has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Broome, Western Australia has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Merauke, Papua is in or near the tropical moist forest biome whereas Broome, Western Australia is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 0.7 °C (1.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7 °C (12.6°F) less in Merauke, Papua. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 858.9 mm (33.8 in) more which is equivalent to 858.9 l/m² (21.08 US gal/ft²) or 8,589,000 l/ha (918,221 US gal/ac) more. About 2 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.9° higher in Merauke, Papua than in Broome, Western Australia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 30.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.9°C (12.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) +189 (+7) +97 (+4) +167 (+7) +59 (+2) +37 (+1) +35 (+1) +14 (+1) +6 (+0) +25 (+1) +53 (+2) +178 (+7) +859 (+34)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +7 (+23) +8 (+28) +10 (+32) +10 (+33) +6 (+19) +8 (+27) +7 (+23) +4.5 (+15) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +8 (+27) +8 (+26)   +84.5 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 30' -0h 19' -0h 03' +0h 13' +0h 27' +0h 34' +0h 31' +0h 19' +0h 03' -0h 13' -0h 27' -0h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -8.5 +4.1 +9.4 +9.5 +9.5 +9.5 +9.5 +9.5 +9.4 +3.8 -8 -9.5   +3.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +16 +25 +40 +40 +38 +41 +39 +37 +29 +23 +20   +30.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.5 (+1) -0.3 (-1) +3 (+5) +8.3 (+15) +11.2 (+20) +12.2 (+22) +14.1 (+25) +12.1 (+22) +9.6 (+17) +6.2 (+11) +3.7 (+7) +1.8 (+3) +6.9 (+12)

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