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Kurunegala vs Chiang Rai Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kurunegala, Sri Lanka and Chiang Rai, Thailand is approximately 2,520 km or 1,566 mi.
  • To reach Kurunegala in this distance one would set out from Chiang Rai bearing 239.3° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kurunegala bearing 234.6° or SW .
  • Kurunegala has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Chiang Rai has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Kurunegala is in or near the tropical moist forest biome whereas Chiang Rai is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 3.3 °C (5.9°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 362 mm (14.3 in) more which is equivalent to 362 l/m² (8.88 US gal/ft²) or 3,620,000 l/ha (387,002 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5° higher in Kurunegala than in Chiang Rai.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +4 (+8) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) +7 (+13) +3 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +50 (+2) +84 (+3) +119 (+5) +172 (+7) -10 (0) -55 (-2) -194 (-8) -292 (-11) -109 (-4) +217 (+9) +266 (+10) +114 (+4) +362 (+14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 40' +0h 25' +0h 04' -0h 17' -0h 36' -0h 45' -0h 41' -0h 25' -0h 04' +0h 18' +0h 36' +0h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +12.5 +12.4 +12.3 +3.7 -11.9 -12.5 -11.5 +3.2 +12.3 +12.4 +12.4 +12.5   +5

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