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Amsterdam Island vs Kuwait City Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Amsterdam Island, French Southern Lands and Kuwait City, Kuwait is approximately 8,063 km or 5,010 mi.
  • To reach Amsterdam Island in this distance one would set out from Kuwait City bearing 155.8° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Amsterdam Island bearing 153.1° or SSE .
  • Amsterdam Island has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kuwait City has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean annual temperature is 11.9 °C (21.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.3 °C (34.7°F) less in Amsterdam Island. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1011.7 mm (39.8 in) more which is equivalent to 1011.7 l/m² (24.83 US gal/ft²) or 10,117,000 l/ha (1,081,574 US gal/ac) more. About 10 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.3° lower in Amsterdam Island than in Kuwait City.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Amsterdam Island relative to Kuwait City. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Kuwait City vs Amsterdam Island.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +-1 (-2) -7 (-12) -14 (-26) -23 (-42) -30 (-53) -30 (-55) -31 (-56) -28 (-51) -21 (-37) -11 (-19) +-2 (-3) -16 (-29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -3 (-6) -10 (-18) -18 (-33) -24 (-43) -26 (-48) -26 (-46) -22 (-39) -15 (-27) -6 (-12) +1 (+3) -12 (-21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +5 (+10) +1 (+1) -6 (-10) -13 (-23) -18 (-32) -20 (-36) -20 (-35) -15 (-27) -10 (-17) -3 (-5) +5 (+8) -7 (-13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +71 (+3) +63 (+2) +69 (+3) +87 (+3) +106 (+4) +113 (+4) +104 (+4) +95 (+4) +83 (+3) +82 (+3) +76 (+3) +64 (+3) +1012 (+40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 56' +2h 27' +0h 26' -1h 41' -3h 29' -4h 24' -3h 59' -2h 27' -0h 23' +1h 45' +3h 32' +4h 24'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +31.1 +12.5 -9.1 -32.3 -48.9 -55.4 -49.4 -32.8 -9.9 +12.8 +31 +38.2   -9.3

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