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Kurunegala vs Chiang Mai Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kurunegala, Sri Lanka and Chiang Mai, Thailand is approximately 2,371 km or 1,473 mi.
  • To reach Kurunegala in this distance one would set out from Chiang Mai bearing 240.4° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kurunegala bearing 236.2° or SW .
  • Kurunegala has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Chiang Mai has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Kurunegala is in or near the tropical moist forest biome whereas Chiang Mai is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 1.9 °C (3.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.3 °C (9.5°F) less in Kurunegala. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 910 mm (35.8 in) more which is equivalent to 910 l/m² (22.33 US gal/ft²) or 9,100,000 l/ha (972,850 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.3° higher in Kurunegala than in Chiang Mai.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kurunegala relative to Chiang Mai. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Chiang Mai vs Kurunegala.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) -3 (-5) +-2 (-3) +-1 (-2) +0 (0) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +0 (+0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) 0 (0) +0 (+0) +0 (+1) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +2 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +5 (+10) +2 (+3) +1 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +7 (+12) +3 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +55 (+2) +87 (+3) +125 (+5) +212 (+8) +36 (+1) +24 (+1) -47 (-2) -143 (-6) -69 (-3) +237 (+9) +274 (+11) +119 (+5) +910 (+36)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 36' +0h 22' +0h 04' -0h 15' -0h 32' -0h 40' -0h 37' -0h 22' -0h 03' +0h 16' +0h 33' +0h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +11.3 +11.2 +11.1 +2.5 -11.1 -11.3 -10.8 +2 +11.1 +11.2 +11.2 +11.3   +4.3

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