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Reefton vs Kuala Lumpur Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Reefton, New Zealand and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is approximately 8,640 km or 5,369 mi.
  • To reach Reefton in this distance one would set out from Kuala Lumpur bearing 134.4° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Reefton bearing 105.8° or ESE .
  • Reefton has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kuala Lumpur has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Reefton is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Kuala Lumpur is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 15.4 °C (27.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.6 °C (19.1°F) more in Reefton. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 376.7 mm (14.8 in) less which is equivalent to 376.7 l/m² (9.25 US gal/ft²) or 3,767,000 l/ha (402,717 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.4° lower in Reefton than in Kuala Lumpur.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Reefton relative to Kuala Lumpur. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Kuala Lumpur vs Reefton.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -15 (-28) -19 (-34) -22 (-39) -22 (-39) -20 (-36) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -15 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -14 (-1) -39 (-2) -93 (-4) -119 (-5) +4 (+0) +45 (+2) +53 (+2) +25 (+1) -3 (0) -79 (-3) -97 (-4) -59 (-2) -377 (-15)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 51' +1h 45' +0h 19' -1h 13' -2h 31' -3h 11' -2h 53' -1h 46' -0h 16' +1h 15' +2h 33' +3h 11'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0.9 -17.5 -38.9 -45.2 -45.1 -45.2 -45.2 -45.2 -40 -17.4 +0.8 +7.8   -27.4

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