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Low Head vs Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Low Head, Australia and Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 5,808 km or 3,609 mi.
  • To reach Low Head in this distance one would set out from Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 133.1° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Low Head bearing 108.9° or ESE .
  • Low Head has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average temperature is 13.5 °C (24.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.8 °C (12.2°F) more in Low Head. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1316.8 mm (51.8 in) less which is equivalent to 1316.8 l/m² (32.32 US gal/ft²) or 13,168,000 l/ha (1,407,747 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.9° lower in Low Head than in Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Low Head 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 Low Head.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -11 (-19) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -12 (-22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-19) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -14 (-24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -11 (-21) -13 (-24) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -16 (-30) -15 (-27) -14 (-24) -13 (-24) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -107 (-4) -165 (-6) -167 (-7) -203 (-8) -134 (-5) -166 (-7) -135 (-5) -46 (-2) -35 (-1) -32 (-1) -59 (-2) -67 (-3) -1317 (-52)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 57' +1h 12' +0h 13' -0h 50' -1h 44' -2h 12' -1h 59' -1h 12' -0h 11' +0h 51' +1h 45' +2h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -12.9 -26.9 -28.8 -28.9 -28.9 -29 -28.9 -29 -28.9 -26.6 -12.9 -6.2   -23.9

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