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Freetown vs Puttalam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Puttalam, Sri Lanka is approximately 10,204 km or 6,341 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Puttalam bearing 279° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 261.6° or W .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Puttalam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • The annual average temperature is 0.4 °C (0.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.6 °C (1.1°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1750.3 mm (68.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1750.3 l/m² (42.96 US gal/ft²) or 17,503,000 l/ha (1,871,187 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° lower in Freetown than in Puttalam.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-1 (-1) +-2 (-3) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -1 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +0 (-1) +0 (0) -2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) 0 (0) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-3) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) 0 (-1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) -1 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -52 (-2) -36 (-1) -54 (-2) -129 (-5) +82 (+3) +281 (+11) +718 (+28) +775 (+31) +420 (+17) +28 (+1) -162 (-6) -122 (-5) +1750 (+69)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 01' -0h 01' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02' +0h 01' +0h 01' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 +0.5 +0.6 +0.6 +0.6 +0.7 -0.7 -0.7 -0.7 -0.5   -0.1

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