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Puerto Princesa, Palawan vs West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines and West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 3,436 km or 2,135 mi.
  • To reach Puerto Princesa, Palawan in this distance one would set out from West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 45.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puerto Princesa, Palawan bearing 45.2° or NE .
  • Puerto Princesa, Palawan has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.8 °C (1.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.3 °C (0.5°F) more in Puerto Princesa, Palawan. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic for both.
  • 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 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.5° higher in Puerto Princesa, Palawan than in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Puerto Princesa, Palawan relative to West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Puerto Princesa, Palawan.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 2 (+3) 2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) 0 (-1) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -168 (-7) -145 (-6) -189 (-7) -208 (-8) -51 (-2) -38 (-1) -16 (-1) +83 (+3) +137 (+5) +156 (+6) +106 (+4) +1 (+0) -332 (-13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 07' -0h 42' -0h 07' +0h 29' +1h 00' +1h 15' +1h 08' +0h 42' +0h 06' -0h 30' -1h 01' -1h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21.6 -16.9 +2.8 +21.9 +22 +21.9 +21.9 +21.8 +3.8 -16.6 -21.4 -21.9   +1.5

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