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Van vs Milford Sound Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Van, Turkey and Milford Sound, New Zealand is approximately 15,441 km or 9,595 mi.
  • To reach Van in this distance one would set out from Milford Sound bearing 281.4° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Van bearing 297.1° or WNW .
  • Van has a warm, dry summer continental/ hemiboreal climate (Dsb) whereas Milford Sound has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Van is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Milford Sound is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.7 °C (3.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.7 °C (30.1°F) more in Van. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 6116.7 mm (240.8 in) less which is equivalent to 6116.7 l/m² (150.12 US gal/ft²) or 61,167,000 l/ha (6,539,158 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.8° higher in Van than in Milford Sound.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -18 (-33) -13 (-23) -4 (-7) +5 (+8) +12 (+21) +16 (+30) +14 (+26) +8 (+15) 0 (0) -8 (-14) -15 (-26) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -617 (-24) -438 (-17) -627 (-25) -508 (-20) -506 (-20) -383 (-15) -379 (-15) -402 (-16) -550 (-22) -591 (-23) -506 (-20) -609 (-24) -6117 (-241)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 18' -3h 17' -0h 36' +2h 15' +4h 42' +5h 57' +5h 23' +3h 17' +0h 31' -2h 20' -4h 45' -5h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -33.6 -15 +6.6 +29.8 +46.5 +53.1 +47.1 +30.4 +7.7 -15.1 -33.5 -40.7   +6.8

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