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Kowloon, Hong Kong vs Maripasoula Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kowloon, Hong Kong, Hong Kong and Maripasoula, French Guiana is approximately 16,858 km or 10,476 mi.
  • To reach Kowloon, Hong Kong in this distance one would set out from Maripasoula bearing 23.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kowloon, Hong Kong bearing 154.6° or SSE .
  • Kowloon, Hong Kong has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa) whereas Maripasoula has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average annual temperature is 3.6 °C (6.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.9 °C (21.4°F) more in Kowloon, Hong Kong. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 338 mm (13.3 in) less which is equivalent to 338 l/m² (8.3 US gal/ft²) or 3,380,000 l/ha (361,344 US gal/ac) less. About 7/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.2° lower in Kowloon, Hong Kong than in Maripasoula.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kowloon, Hong Kong relative to Maripasoula. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Maripasoula vs Kowloon, Hong Kong.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -10 (-17) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +-1 (-1) +0 (+0) +-1 (-1) +-3 (-4) -5 (-10) -9 (-15) -11 (-20) -6 (-11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -4 (-8) -1 (-1) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -2 (-4) -6 (-10) -9 (-16) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -5 (-10) -2 (-3) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -6 (-12) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -217 (-9) -156 (-6) -194 (-8) -139 (-5) -71 (-3) +60 (+2) +105 (+4) +237 (+9) +215 (+8) +73 (+3) -77 (-3) -174 (-7) -338 (-13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 00' -0h 38' -0h 07' +0h 26' +0h 54' +1h 08' +1h 01' +0h 38' +0h 06' -0h 27' -0h 54' -1h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.7 -18.6 -18.5 -2.2 +14.3 +18.6 +14.5 -1.8 -18.1 -18.2 -18.4 -18.6   -7.2

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