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Pontianak, Borneo vs Port Moresby Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pontianak, Borneo, Indonesia and Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea is approximately 4,322 km or 2,685 mi.
  • To reach Pontianak, Borneo in this distance one would set out from Port Moresby bearing 281.9° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Pontianak, Borneo bearing 285.1° or WNW .
  • Pontianak, Borneo has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Port Moresby has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Pontianak, Borneo is in or near the tropical moist forest biome whereas Port Moresby is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 0.8 °C (1.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) less in Pontianak, Borneo. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2031 mm (80 in) more which is equivalent to 2031 l/m² (49.85 US gal/ft²) or 20,310,000 l/ha (2,171,274 US gal/ac) more. About 2 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.6° higher in Pontianak, Borneo than in Port Moresby.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.8°C (3.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Pontianak, Borneo relative to Port Moresby. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Port Moresby vs Pontianak, Borneo.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -1 (-2) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +124 (+5) +14 (+1) +71 (+3) +104 (+4) +233 (+9) +193 (+8) +153 (+6) +166 (+7) +176 (+7) +346 (+14) +292 (+11) +159 (+6) +2031 (+80)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +9 (+29) +6 (+21) +6 (+19) +11 (+37) +14 (+45) +10 (+33) +8 (+26) +10 (+32) +11 (+37) +17 (+55) +18 (+60) +13 (+42)   +133 (+36)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 29' -0h 18' -0h 03' +0h 12' +0h 25' +0h 32' +0h 29' +0h 18' +0h 02' -0h 13' -0h 26' -0h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -9.3 -7.5 +8 +9.4 +9.4 +9.5 +9.4 +9.4 +8.4 -7.3 -9.2 -9.4   +1.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -9 -13 -14 -15 -20 -12 -13 -12 -10 -11 -5 -5   -11.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2.2 (-4) -2.4 (-4) -3.4 (-6) -0.8 (-1) -1.1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1.4 (-3) -1.6 (-3) -1.2 (-2) -2.1 (-4) -1.8 (-3)

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