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Queenstown vs Sydney, New South Wales Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Queenstown, New Zealand and Sydney, New South Wales, Australia is approximately 1,944 km or 1,208 mi.
  • To reach Queenstown in this distance one would set out from Sydney, New South Wales bearing 134.8° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Queenstown bearing 123.6° or ESE .
  • Queenstown has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Sydney, New South Wales has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Queenstown is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Sydney, New South Wales is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 7.7 °C (13.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.3 °C (4.1°F) more in Queenstown. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 452 mm (17.8 in) less which is equivalent to 452 l/m² (11.09 US gal/ft²) or 4,520,000 l/ha (483,218 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.1° lower in Queenstown than in Sydney, New South Wales.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Queenstown relative to Sydney, New South Wales. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Sydney, New South Wales vs Queenstown.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -7 (-13) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -56 (-2) -74 (-3) -80 (-3) -66 (-3) -19 (-1) -66 (-3) +1 (+0) -40 (-2) +13 (+0) +2 (+0) -52 (-2) -16 (-1) -452 (-18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 01' +0h 36' +0h 06' -0h 25' -0h 53' -1h 08' -1h 02' -0h 37' -0h 05' +0h 26' +0h 54' +1h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -11.1 -11.1 -11.2 -11.2 -11.1 -11.1 -11.1 -11.2 -11.1 -11.1 -10.9 -11.2   -11.1

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