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Lincoln vs Colombo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lincoln, New Zealand and Colombo, Sri Lanka is approximately 10,745 km or 6,677 mi.
  • To reach Lincoln in this distance one would set out from Colombo bearing 133.3° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lincoln bearing 93.2° or E .
  • Lincoln has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Colombo has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average annual temperature is 15.9 °C (28.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.2 °C (16.6°F) more in Lincoln. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1764.2 mm (69.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1764.2 l/m² (43.3 US gal/ft²) or 17,642,000 l/ha (1,886,047 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 28.5° lower in Lincoln than in Colombo.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -10 (-19) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -19 (-35) -22 (-39) -22 (-39) -20 (-37) -18 (-33) -16 (-28) -13 (-24) -11 (-20) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -10 (0) -24 (-1) -73 (-3) -195 (-8) -329 (-13) -132 (-5) -56 (-2) -53 (-2) -197 (-8) -323 (-13) -255 (-10) -119 (-5) -1764 (-69)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 12' +1h 58' +0h 21' -1h 21' -2h 50' -3h 35' -3h 15' -1h 59' -0h 18' +1h 24' +2h 52' +3h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.1 -15.3 -36.9 -50.4 -50.4 -50.5 -50.5 -50.5 -38.1 -15.2 +3 +10.1   -28.5

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