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Kufra vs Port Moresby Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea is approximately 13,866 km or 8,616 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Port Moresby bearing 293° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 264.7° or W .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Port Moresby has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Kufra is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Port Moresby is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 4 °C (7.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.5 °C (27.9°F) more in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1149 mm (45.2 in) less which is equivalent to 1149 l/m² (28.2 US gal/ft²) or 11,490,000 l/ha (1,228,357 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 1204 more hours of sunlight per year in Kufra. In whichever way circa 3h 17' more per day or about 1 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.3° lower in Kufra than in Port Moresby.
  • Relative humidity levels are 44.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.7°C (31.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -8 (-14) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +5 (+8) +5 (+8) +5 (+8) +1 (+1) -3 (-5) -9 (-16) -14 (-25) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -150 (-6) -194 (-8) -170 (-7) -173 (-7) -49 (-2) -31 (-1) -12 (0) -36 (-1) -53 (-2) -20 (-1) -97 (-4) -164 (-6) -1149 (-45)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -25) -9 ( -29) -5 ( -17) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -6 ( -19)   -51 ( -14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 23' +3h 57' +3h 29' +2h 08' +2h 40' +4h 12' +5h 34' +4h 40' +3h 38' +2h 42' +1h 26' +1h 40'   +3h 17'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 48' -1h 07' -0h 12' +0h 46' +1h 36' +2h 00' +1h 49' +1h 07' +0h 10' -0h 48' -1h 37' -2h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -33.4 -31.3 -14.2 +8.9 +25.5 +32 +25.9 +9.4 -13.3 -31.1 -33.3 -33.6   -7.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -31 -40 -45 -53 -62 -55 -53 -51 -46 -45 -31 -26   -44.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -22 (-40) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -19.1 (-34) -18.5 (-33) -14.9 (-27) -14.4 (-26) -14 (-25) -14.8 (-27) -16.1 (-29) -16.9 (-30) -19.7 (-35) -17.7 (-32)

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