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Katsuura vs Puntarenas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Katsuura, Japan and Puntarenas, Costa Rica is approximately 13,113 km or 8,148 mi.
  • To reach Katsuura in this distance one would set out from Puntarenas bearing 319° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Katsuura bearing 232.2° or SW .
  • Katsuura has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Puntarenas has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Katsuura is in or near the warm temperate wet forest biome whereas Puntarenas is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 11.8 °C (21.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.9 °C (30.4°F) more in Katsuura. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 308.6 mm (12.1 in) more which is equivalent to 308.6 l/m² (7.57 US gal/ft²) or 3,086,000 l/ha (329,914 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.8° lower in Katsuura than in Puntarenas.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -22 (-39) -20 (-35) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -7 (-12) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) -4 (-6) -9 (-15) -13 (-23) -18 (-32) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +77 (+3) +106 (+4) +163 (+6) +125 (+5) -16 (-1) -8 (0) -49 (-2) -85 (-3) -93 (-4) -5 (0) +41 (+2) +53 (+2) +309 (+12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 34' -0h 58' -0h 10' +0h 40' +1h 23' +1h 45' +1h 35' +0h 58' +0h 09' -0h 41' -1h 24' -1h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -25.2 -25.3 -25.3 -21.2 -4.7 +1.8 -4.2 -20.9 -24.8 -24.7 -24.9 -25.2   -18.8

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