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Jamestown vs Rapa Nui Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Jamestown, Saint Helena and Rapa Nui, Easter Island is approximately 10,503 km or 6,527 mi.
  • To reach Jamestown in this distance one would set out from Rapa Nui bearing 110.4° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Jamestown bearing 60.1° or ENE .
  • Jamestown has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Rapa Nui has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average temperature is 1.3 °C (2.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2 °C (3.6°F) less in Jamestown. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1087 mm (42.8 in) less which is equivalent to 1087 l/m² (26.68 US gal/ft²) or 10,870,000 l/ha (1,162,075 US gal/ac) less. About 1/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.5° higher in Jamestown than in Rapa Nui.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.3°C (2.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (0) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +0 (0) +0 (0) +0 (0) +-1 (-2) -2 (-4) +0 (+0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -93 (-4) -73 (-3) -93 (-4) -104 (-4) -100 (-4) -111 (-4) -59 (-2) -80 (-3) -71 (-3) -68 (-3) -111 (-4) -124 (-5) -1087 (-43)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -25) -9 ( -29) -12 ( -40) -11 ( -35) -8 ( -27) -7 ( -23) -10 ( -32) -13 ( -43) -10 ( -32) -11 ( -37) -10 ( -32)   -117 ( -32)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 40' -0h 25' -0h 04' +0h 17' +0h 35' +0h 45' +0h 41' +0h 25' +0h 03' -0h 17' -0h 36' -0h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3 +10.7 +11.3 +11.4 +11.3 +11.3 +11.1 +11.1 +11.1 +10.3 +2.5 -3.7   +8.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -18 -14 -16 -15 -11 -11 -10 -7 -6 -8 -10 -17   -11.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -3.1 (-6) -3.1 (-6) -2.6 (-5) -1.4 (-3) -0.3 (-1) +0.2 (+0) -0.1 (0) +0 (+0) +0.2 (+0) -0.7 (-1) -1 (-2) -3.7 (-7) -1.3 (-2)

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