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Asmara vs Queenstown Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Asmara, Eritrea and Queenstown, New Zealand is approximately 14,294 km or 8,882 mi.
  • To reach Asmara in this distance one would set out from Queenstown bearing 251.3° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Asmara bearing 316° or NW .
  • Asmara has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Queenstown has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Asmara is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Queenstown is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 5.1 °C (9.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.9 °C (14.2°F) less in Asmara. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 331.5 mm (13.1 in) less which is equivalent to 331.5 l/m² (8.14 US gal/ft²) or 3,315,000 l/ha (354,396 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.3° higher in Asmara than in Queenstown.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -1 (-3) +2 (+3) +6 (+11) +10 (+19) +13 (+24) +12 (+22) +10 (+19) +7 (+13) +4 (+8) +1 (+2) -2 (-3) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -71 (-3) -50 (-2) -69 (-3) -34 (-1) -40 (-2) -35 (-1) +117 (+5) +97 (+4) -62 (-2) -75 (-3) -44 (-2) -66 (-3) -332 (-13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 47' -2h 20' -0h 25' +1h 37' +3h 21' +4h 15' +3h 51' +2h 21' +0h 22' -1h 40' -3h 24' -4h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.1 +8.5 +30.1 +53.4 +60.1 +60.2 +60.1 +53.9 +31.1 +8.3 -10.1 -17.1   +27.3

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