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Plaisance vs Christchurch Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Plaisance, Mauritius and Christchurch, New Zealand is approximately 10,301 km or 6,401 mi.
  • To reach Plaisance in this distance one would set out from Christchurch bearing 238.3° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Plaisance bearing 318.9° or NW .
  • Plaisance has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Christchurch has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Plaisance is in or near the subtropical rain forest biome whereas Christchurch is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 11.8 °C (21.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.1 °C (11°F) less in Plaisance. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1177.8 mm (46.4 in) more which is equivalent to 1177.8 l/m² (28.91 US gal/ft²) or 11,778,000 l/ha (1,259,146 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • There are 480 more hours of sunlight per year in Plaisance. In whichever way circa 1h 18' more per day or about 1 1/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.1° higher in Plaisance than in Christchurch.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12°C (21.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +11 (+19) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +11 (+19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +14 (+26) +16 (+28) +15 (+28) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +9 (+17) +12 (+21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +14 (+24) +16 (+28) +16 (+30) +17 (+30) +16 (+28) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +13 (+24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +205 (+8) +204 (+8) +160 (+6) +168 (+7) +90 (+4) +51 (+2) +45 (+2) +30 (+1) +20 (+1) +23 (+1) +39 (+2) +145 (+6) +1178 (+46)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +8 (+26) +10 (+35) +12 (+39) +6 (+20) +7 (+23) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) +5 (+16) +3 (+10) -2 ( -6) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6)   +56 (+15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 38' +0h 53' +0h 27' +1h 56' +1h 52' +1h 42' +1h 34' +1h 23' +0h 56' +1h 36' +1h 02' +1h 42'   +1h 18'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 44' -1h 04' -0h 11' +0h 44' +1h 32' +1h 57' +1h 46' +1h 04' +0h 10' -0h 45' -1h 33' -1h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +21 +22.6 +22.9 +23 +23 +23 +23.1 +23.2 +23.2 +22.7 +20.5 +17.1   +22.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +10 +6 +4 -2 -4 -6 -3 +1 +2 +6 +7   +2.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +10.1 (+18) +11.2 (+20) +11.5 (+21) +13 (+23) +13.7 (+25) +14.5 (+26) +13.8 (+25) +12.7 (+23) +11.7 (+21) +10.7 (+19) +10.8 (+19) +10.5 (+19) +12 (+22)

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