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Tolanaro vs West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tolanaro, Madagascar and West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 5,415 km or 3,365 mi.
  • To reach Tolanaro in this distance one would set out from West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 247.3° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tolanaro bearing 264.3° or W .
  • Tolanaro has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The annual mean temperature is 3.7 °C (6.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) more in Tolanaro. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 350.5 mm (13.8 in) less which is equivalent to 350.5 l/m² (8.6 US gal/ft²) or 3,505,000 l/ha (374,708 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8° lower in Tolanaro than in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Tolanaro relative to West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Tolanaro.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) 0 (+0) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) -2 (-4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -4 (-6) -5 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -11 (0) -8 (0) -26 (-1) -122 (-5) -56 (-2) -84 (-3) -68 (-3) -14 (-1) -20 (-1) +46 (+2) +6 (+0) +6 (+0) -351 (-14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 44' +0h 27' +0h 05' -0h 19' -0h 39' -0h 49' -0h 44' -0h 27' -0h 04' +0h 19' +0h 39' +0h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2.4 -11.2 -12.9 -12.9 -12.8 -12.9 -12.8 -12.8 -12.8 -10.7 +2.3 +9.6   -8

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