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Hamilton, On vs Christchurch Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Hamilton, On, Canada and Christchurch, New Zealand is approximately 14,347 km or 8,915 mi.
  • To reach Hamilton, On in this distance one would set out from Christchurch bearing 63.6° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Hamilton, On bearing 62.9° or ENE .
  • Hamilton, On has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Christchurch has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Hamilton, On is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Christchurch is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average temperature is 4.1 °C (7.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.6 °C (28.1°F) more in Hamilton, On. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 275.2 mm (10.8 in) more which is equivalent to 275.2 l/m² (6.75 US gal/ft²) or 2,752,000 l/ha (294,207 US gal/ac) more. About 1 4/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1° higher in Hamilton, On than in Christchurch.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Hamilton, On relative to Christchurch. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Christchurch vs Hamilton, On.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -23 (-41) -15 (-28) -6 (-10) +5 (+8) +13 (+23) +16 (+30) +13 (+24) +7 (+12) -3 (-6) -12 (-21) -20 (-35) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -22 (-40) -16 (-28) -6 (-11) +4 (+7) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +6 (+11) -3 (-5) -10 (-19) -19 (-34) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -15 (-26) -7 (-12) +3 (+5) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +6 (+10) -2 (-4) -9 (-17) -18 (-32) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +15 (+1) +12 (+0) +16 (+1) +21 (+1) +13 (+1) +28 (+1) +13 (+1) +25 (+1) +43 (+2) +22 (+1) +30 (+1) +38 (+1) +275 (+11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 38' -3h 28' -0h 38' +2h 24' +4h 59' +6h 19' +5h 43' +3h 29' +0h 32' -2h 29' -5h 03' -6h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -39.3 -20.6 +0.9 +24.1 +40.7 +47.2 +41.2 +24.5 +1.8 -21 -39.3 -46.5   +1

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