Vs > Sibu
Indonesia flag

Balikpapan, Borneo vs Sibu Climate & Distance Between

Malaysia flag
  • The distance between Balikpapan, Borneo, Indonesia and Sibu, Malaysia is approximately 691 km or 429 mi.
  • To reach Balikpapan, Borneo in this distance one would set out from Sibu bearing 125.4° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Balikpapan, Borneo bearing 125.4° or SE .
  • Both have a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Balikpapan, Borneo is in or near the tropical moist forest biome whereas Sibu is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 0.5 °C (0.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.4 °C (0.7°F) less in Balikpapan, Borneo. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 681.4 mm (26.8 in) less which is equivalent to 681.4 l/m² (16.72 US gal/ft²) or 6,814,000 l/ha (728,462 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° lower in Balikpapan, Borneo than in Sibu.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +0 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -197 (-8) -96 (-4) -30 (-1) -96 (-4) +6 (+0) +96 (+4) +68 (+3) -6 (0) -75 (-3) -130 (-5) -114 (-4) -107 (-4) -681 (-27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 11' +0h 06' +0h 01' -0h 04' -0h 09' -0h 12' -0h 11' -0h 06' -0h 01' +0h 04' +0h 09' +0h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.5 +3.5 +0.5 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -0.3 +3.4 +3.6 +3.6   -0.1

Url to share!

Balikpapan, Borneo vs Sibu Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Balikpapan, Borneo

Climate Guides for Locations near Sibu


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -