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Melbourne (airport) vs Cape Town Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Melbourne (airport), Australia and Cape Town, South Africa is approximately 10,305 km or 6,403 mi.
  • To reach Melbourne (airport) in this distance one would set out from Cape Town bearing 140.3° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Melbourne (airport) bearing 42° or NE .
  • Both are in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 2.1 °C (3.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.3 °C (4.1°F) more in Melbourne (airport). The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 89.5 mm (3.5 in) more which is equivalent to 89.5 l/m² (2.2 US gal/ft²) or 895,000 l/ha (95,681 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.7° lower in Melbourne (airport) than in Cape Town.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Melbourne (airport) relative to Cape Town. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Cape Town vs Melbourne (airport).

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) 1 (+1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-3) -1 (-1) -2 (-4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +30 (+1) +26 (+1) +16 (+1) +8 (+0) -19 (-1) -55 (-2) -44 (-2) -26 (-1) +5 (+0) +56 (+2) +62 (+2) +31 (+1) +90 (+4)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 17' +0h 10' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 15' -0h 20' -0h 18' -0h 10' -0h 01' +0h 07' +0h 15' +0h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.6 -3.5 -3.5 -3.5 -3.6 -3.7 -3.8 -3.8 -3.9 -3.8 -3.7 -3.7   -3.7

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