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Balikpapan, Borneo vs Puttalam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Balikpapan, Borneo, Indonesia and Puttalam, Sri Lanka is approximately 4,238 km or 2,633 mi.
  • To reach Balikpapan, Borneo in this distance one would set out from Puttalam bearing 102.5° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Balikpapan, Borneo bearing 104.8° or ESE .
  • Balikpapan, Borneo has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas Puttalam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Balikpapan, Borneo is in or near the tropical moist forest biome whereas Puttalam is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 1 °C (1.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.2 °C (4°F) less in Balikpapan, Borneo. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1344 mm (52.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1344 l/m² (32.98 US gal/ft²) or 13,440,000 l/ha (1,436,825 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.6° higher in Balikpapan, Borneo than in Puttalam.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-2 (-3) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) +-2 (-3) +-1 (-2) -2 (-4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +132 (+5) +132 (+5) +183 (+7) +20 (+1) +128 (+5) +223 (+9) +228 (+9) +214 (+8) +157 (+6) -98 (-4) -72 (-3) +97 (+4) +1344 (+53)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 28' +0h 17' +0h 03' -0h 12' -0h 25' -0h 31' -0h 28' -0h 17' -0h 02' +0h 12' +0h 25' +0h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +9.2 +9 +5.7 -9.3 -9.2 -9.3 -9.3 -9.2 +4.9 +9 +9.2 +9.3   +0.6

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