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Washington, District Of Columbia vs Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Washington, District Of Columbia, Usa and Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 16,979 km or 10,551 mi.
  • To reach Washington, District Of Columbia in this distance one would set out from Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 349.6° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Washington, District Of Columbia bearing 193.1° or SSW .
  • Washington, District Of Columbia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average temperature is 12.3 °C (22.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.3 °C (41.9°F) more in Washington, District Of Columbia. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1006.9 mm (39.6 in) less which is equivalent to 1006.9 l/m² (24.71 US gal/ft²) or 10,069,000 l/ha (1,076,443 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21° lower in Washington, District Of Columbia than in Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 24.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.6°C (31.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-44) -23 (-42) -16 (-30) -10 (-17) -4 (-8) 1 (+2) +3 (+6) 3 (+5) -1 (-2) -8 (-15) -14 (-26) -21 (-37) -10 (-17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -25 (-45) -20 (-35) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) 0 (0) -4 (-8) -11 (-20) -17 (-30) -23 (-41) -12 (-22)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-50) -27 (-48) -23 (-41) -18 (-32) -11 (-20) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -7 (-13) -14 (-25) -19 (-34) -25 (-45) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -68 (-3) -127 (-5) -136 (-5) -195 (-8) -108 (-4) -143 (-6) -125 (-5) -23 (-1) -10 (0) -7 (0) -28 (-1) -38 (-1) -1007 (-40)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) -1 ( -4) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) +4 (+13) +2 (+7) +4 (+13)   +23 (+6)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 00' -1h 52' -0h 20' +1h 17' +2h 40' +3h 22' +3h 03' +1h 52' +0h 17' -1h 20' -2h 42' -3h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -50.4 -45.6 -26.1 -2.9 +13.7 +20.1 +14.1 -2.7 -25.4 -45.8 -50.4 -50.9   -21
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -16 -25 -29 -34 -30 -29 -27 -23 -20 -22 -23 -21   -24.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -27.8 (-50) -28.7 (-52) -25.3 (-46) -21.5 (-39) -14.8 (-27) -8.8 (-16) -6 (-11) -5.8 (-10) -8.8 (-16) -15.8 (-28) -21.2 (-38) -26.1 (-47) -17.6 (-32)

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