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Cherrapunji vs Colonia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cherrapunji, India and Colonia, Uruguay is approximately 16,915 km or 10,511 mi.
  • To reach Cherrapunji in this distance one would set out from Colonia bearing 101° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Cherrapunji bearing 63.5° or ENE .
  • Cherrapunji has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb) whereas Colonia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Cherrapunji is in or near the subtropical rain forest biome whereas Colonia is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 0.1 °C (0.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.2 °C (5.8°F) less in Cherrapunji. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 10676 mm (420.3 in) more which is equivalent to 10676 l/m² (262.01 US gal/ft²) or 106,760,000 l/ha (11,413,353 US gal/ac) more. About 10 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.9° higher in Cherrapunji than in Colonia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -5 (-8) +0 (+0) +5 (+8) +9 (+15) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) -3 (-6) -10 (-17) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -81 (-3) -70 (-3) +115 (+5) +847 (+33) +1136 (+45) +2228 (+88) +3203 (+126) +1684 (+66) +1272 (+50) +436 (+17) -36 (-1) -58 (-2) +10676 (+420)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 24' -2h 07' -0h 23' +1h 28' +3h 01' +3h 48' +3h 27' +2h 07' +0h 20' -1h 31' -3h 03' -3h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -30.4 -11.8 +9.8 +33 +49.6 +56 +49.8 +33.3 +10.4 -12.2 -30.5 -37.7   +9.9

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