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Rai Valley vs Maintirano Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rai Valley, New Zealand and Maintirano, Madagascar is approximately 11,625 km or 7,224 mi.
  • To reach Rai Valley in this distance one would set out from Maintirano bearing 143.2° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Rai Valley bearing 49.3° or NE .
  • Rai Valley has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Maintirano has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Rai Valley is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Maintirano is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 13.5 °C (24.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.9 °C (10.6°F) more in Rai Valley. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 994.6 mm (39.2 in) more which is equivalent to 994.6 l/m² (24.41 US gal/ft²) or 9,946,000 l/ha (1,063,293 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.3° lower in Rai Valley than in Maintirano.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -15 (-28) -15 (-26) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -14 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -167 (-7) -176 (-7) +26 (+1) +154 (+6) +180 (+7) +161 (+6) +171 (+7) +195 (+8) +166 (+7) +181 (+7) +123 (+5) -20 (-1) +995 (+39)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 39' +1h 01' +0h 11' -0h 42' -1h 27' -1h 51' -1h 40' -1h 01' -0h 09' +0h 43' +1h 28' +1h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.2 -22.5 -23 -23.1 -23.1 -23.1 -23.2 -23.3 -23.2 -22.6 -17.8 -12.4   -21.3

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