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Pontianak, Borneo vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Pontianak, Borneo, Indonesia and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 14,152 km or 8,794 mi.
  • To reach Pontianak, Borneo in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 317.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Pontianak, Borneo bearing 209.1° or SSW .
  • Pontianak, Borneo has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Pontianak, Borneo is in or near the tropical moist forest biome whereas Rapid City, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 19.8 °C (35.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 26.7 °C (48.1°F) less in Pontianak, Borneo. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2720.1 mm (107.1 in) more which is equivalent to 2720.1 l/m² (66.76 US gal/ft²) or 27,201,000 l/ha (2,907,967 US gal/ac) more. About 7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.7° higher in Pontianak, Borneo than in Rapid City, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 22.5°C (40.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +29 (+53) +28 (+51) +24 (+43) +18 (+32) +12 (+22) +7 (+12) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +9 (+16) +15 (+27) +23 (+41) +28 (+51) +17 (+30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +31 (+56) +27 (+49) +21 (+38) +15 (+27) +10 (+17) +5 (+10) +7 (+12) +13 (+23) +19 (+34) +27 (+48) +31 (+56) +20 (+36)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+63) +34 (+62) +30 (+54) +24 (+44) +18 (+32) +13 (+23) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +17 (+31) +23 (+41) +29 (+53) +35 (+62) +23 (+41)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +266 (+10) +196 (+8) +217 (+9) +224 (+9) +201 (+8) +140 (+6) +100 (+4) +152 (+6) +198 (+8) +338 (+13) +377 (+15) +312 (+12) +2720 (+107)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +7 (+25) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +4 (+13) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +4 (+13) +7 (+23) +14 (+45) +16 (+53) +14 (+45)   +92 (+25)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 53' +1h 47' +0h 19' -1h 13' -2h 33' -3h 14' -2h 56' -1h 47' -0h 16' +1h 16' +2h 35' +3h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +43.8 +43.4 +41.9 +20.2 +3.6 -2.8 +3.1 +19.9 +41.7 +43.7 +43.9 +44.1   +28.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +4 +5 +17 +18 +15 +22 +24 +24 +23 +17 +11   +15.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +31.2 (+56) +29.7 (+53) +26.1 (+47) +23.7 (+43) +18.8 (+34) +13 (+23) +11.6 (+21) +13.8 (+25) +19.1 (+34) +23.4 (+42) +28.3 (+51) +31 (+56) +22.5 (+41)

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