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Ruakura vs Antananarivo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ruakura, New Zealand and Antananarivo, Madagascar is approximately 11,694 km or 7,267 mi.
  • To reach Ruakura in this distance one would set out from Antananarivo bearing 139.7° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Ruakura bearing 50.8° or NE .
  • Ruakura has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Antananarivo has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb).
  • Ruakura is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Antananarivo is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.3 °C (7.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.3 °C (5.9°F) more in Ruakura. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 258.4 mm (10.2 in) less which is equivalent to 258.4 l/m² (6.34 US gal/ft²) or 2,584,000 l/ha (276,247 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.4° lower in Ruakura than in Antananarivo.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -5 (-10) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -187 (-7) -203 (-8) -114 (-4) +26 (+1) +83 (+3) +114 (+4) +112 (+4) +106 (+4) +92 (+4) +19 (+1) -96 (-4) -211 (-8) -258 (-10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 17' +0h 48' +0h 08' -0h 33' -1h 08' -1h 27' -1h 19' -0h 48' -0h 07' +0h 34' +1h 09' +1h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -15.1 -18.4 -18.8 -18.8 -18.9 -19 -19 -19.1 -19.1 -18.5 -14.7 -9.6   -17.4

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