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Dwarka vs Puttalam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dwarka, India and Puttalam, Sri Lanka is approximately 1,965 km or 1,221 mi.
  • To reach Dwarka in this distance one would set out from Puttalam bearing 325.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dwarka bearing 322.5° or NW .
  • Dwarka has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Puttalam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Dwarka is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Puttalam is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.3 °C (2.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6 °C (10.8°F) more in Dwarka. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 920 mm (36.2 in) less which is equivalent to 920 l/m² (22.58 US gal/ft²) or 9,200,000 l/ha (983,541 US gal/ac) less. About 2/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.6° lower in Dwarka than in Puttalam.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -5 (-10) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) +-1 (-1) +1 (+1) +-1 (-1) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) +0 (0) 1 (+1) -2 (-4) -2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +0 (+1) +1 (+3) +1 (+1) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) +0 (+0) 0 (-1) -3 (-6) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -4 (-6) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +0 (+1) -1 (-3) -4 (-8) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -54 (-2) -36 (-1) -66 (-3) -176 (-7) -94 (-4) +18 (+1) +81 (+3) +62 (+2) -43 (-2) -228 (-9) -247 (-10) -137 (-5) -920 (-36)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 47' -0h 29' -0h 05' +0h 20' +0h 42' +0h 53' +0h 48' +0h 29' +0h 04' -0h 21' -0h 42' -0h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -14.2 -14.2 -14.2 -6.7 +9.9 +14.3 +10.1 -6.1 -14.2 -14.2 -14.3 -14.3   -6.6

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