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Vaasa vs Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Vaasa, Finland and Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia is approximately 11,667 km or 7,250 mi.
  • To reach Vaasa in this distance one would set out from Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua bearing 335.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Vaasa bearing 245.1° or WSW .
  • Vaasa has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Vaasa is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 22.6 °C (40.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 23.5 °C (42.3°F) more in Vaasa. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1326 mm (52.2 in) less which is equivalent to 1326 l/m² (32.54 US gal/ft²) or 13,260,000 l/ha (1,417,582 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 47.5° lower in Vaasa than in Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 21.8°C (39.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Vaasa relative to Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Sentani/ Jayapura, Papua vs Vaasa.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -34 (-61) -34 (-61) -30 (-54) -24 (-44) -18 (-32) -12 (-22) -10 (-19) -12 (-22) -17 (-30) -21 (-39) -27 (-48) -32 (-57) -23 (-41)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -202 (-8) -217 (-9) -214 (-8) -157 (-6) -50 (-2) -37 (-1) -12 (0) -40 (-2) -64 (-3) -32 (-1) -130 (-5) -171 (-7) -1326 (-52)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -11) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -6) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +2 (+7) 0 ( 0)   -3 ( -1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 39' -3h 50' -0h 40' +2h 36' +5h 44' +7h 43' +6h 47' +3h 51' +0h 35' -2h 42' -5h 49' -7h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -65.2 -64.8 -59.4 -36.7 -20.1 -13.6 -19.5 -36.2 -58.7 -64.9 -65.3 -65.4   -47.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +6 +2 -3 -12 -12 -6 +1 +6 +9 +9 +10   +1.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -31.6 (-57) -32 (-58) -28.6 (-51) -24.1 (-43) -19.5 (-35) -14.4 (-26) -11.2 (-20) -11.6 (-21) -15.3 (-28) -19.4 (-35) -24.7 (-44) -29.2 (-53) -21.8 (-39)

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