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Nuwara Eliya vs Portland, Maine Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka and Portland, Maine, Usa is approximately 13,679 km or 8,501 mi.
  • To reach Nuwara Eliya in this distance one would set out from Portland, Maine bearing 34.9° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Nuwara Eliya bearing 155.3° or SSE .
  • Nuwara Eliya has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb) whereas Portland, Maine has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Nuwara Eliya is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome whereas Portland, Maine is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 8.5 °C (15.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.1 °C (43.4°F) less in Nuwara Eliya. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 777.7 mm (30.6 in) more which is equivalent to 777.7 l/m² (19.09 US gal/ft²) or 7,777,000 l/ha (831,413 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27.8° higher in Nuwara Eliya than in Portland, Maine.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Nuwara Eliya relative to Portland, Maine. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Portland, Maine vs Nuwara Eliya.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +21 (+37) +17 (+31) +12 (+21) +4 (+7) -4 (-7) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) +-2 (-3) +5 (+9) +12 (+21) +18 (+32) +8 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +16 (+28) +11 (+19) +5 (+10) -1 (-1) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) +1 (+1) +7 (+12) +12 (+21) +18 (+33) +8 (+15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+37) +20 (+35) +14 (+26) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) +2 (+4) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +3 (+5) +8 (+15) +12 (+22) +19 (+34) +10 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +17 (+1) -10 (0) -22 (-1) +47 (+2) +86 (+3) +89 (+3) +96 (+4) +86 (+3) +98 (+4) +129 (+5) +84 (+3) +78 (+3) +778 (+31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +12 (+40) +12 (+39) +12 (+39) +10 (+33) +12 (+39) +10 (+33) +6 (+19)   +80 (+22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 29' +1h 32' +0h 16' -1h 03' -2h 12' -2h 47' -2h 31' -1h 32' -0h 14' +1h 05' +2h 13' +2h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +36.5 +36.2 +36.3 +26.7 +10.2 +3.7 +9.7 +26.5 +36.6 +36.5 +36.6 +36.6   +27.8

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