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Kurunegala vs King George Island, South Shetland Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kurunegala, Sri Lanka and King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is approximately 13,096 km or 8,138 mi.
  • To reach Kurunegala in this distance one would set out from King George Island, South Shetland Islands bearing 133.1° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kurunegala bearing 20.1° or NNE .
  • Kurunegala has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas King George Island, South Shetland Islands has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The average temperature is 29.6 °C (53.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.4 °C (9.7°F) less in Kurunegala. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1297.8 mm (51.1 in) more which is equivalent to 1297.8 l/m² (31.85 US gal/ft²) or 12,978,000 l/ha (1,387,434 US gal/ac) more. About 2 5/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 46.9° higher in Kurunegala than in King George Island, South Shetland Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kurunegala relative to King George Island, South Shetland Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of King George Island, South Shetland Islands vs Kurunegala.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+44) +25 (+46) +28 (+50) +31 (+55) +32 (+58) +33 (+60) +33 (+59) +34 (+61) +32 (+57) +30 (+53) +28 (+50) +25 (+46) +30 (+53)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +23 (+1) +25 (+1) +49 (+2) +178 (+7) +124 (+5) +96 (+4) +58 (+2) +33 (+1) +84 (+3) +282 (+11) +259 (+10) +87 (+3) +1298 (+51)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 35' -3h 51' -0h 41' +2h 37' +5h 42' +7h 35' +6h 42' +3h 51' +0h 35' -2h 42' -5h 47' -7h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +14.9 +33.5 +55 +69.7 +69.6 +69.4 +69.4 +69.4 +55.7 +32.9 +14.7 +7.8   +46.9

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