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Freetown vs Trincomalee Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Freetown, Sierra Leone and Trincomalee, Sri Lanka is approximately 10,349 km or 6,431 mi.
  • To reach Freetown in this distance one would set out from Trincomalee bearing 279.2° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Freetown bearing 260.8° or W .
  • Freetown has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Trincomalee has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • The mean temperature is 1.2 °C (2.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) less in Freetown. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1376.3 mm (54.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1376.3 l/m² (33.78 US gal/ft²) or 13,763,000 l/ha (1,471,356 US gal/ac) more. About 1 7/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0° higher in Freetown than in Trincomalee.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.7°C (1.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +0 (0) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) -2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -129 (-5) -96 (-4) -42 (-2) -3 (0) +125 (+5) +297 (+12) +664 (+26) +702 (+28) +380 (+15) +49 (+2) -247 (-10) -325 (-13) +1376 (+54)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12 ( -39) -5 ( -18) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) +7 (+23) +18 (+60) +21 (+68) +17 (+55) +17 (+57) +3 (+10) -8 ( -27) -13 ( -42)   +40 (+11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0 +0 +0 +0 +0 +0.1 +0.1 +0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.1 +0   +0
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7 -5 -5 +4 +12 +22 +26 +22 +25 +10 +0 -4   +8.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.4 (-1) -0.4 (-1) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) +0.5 (+1) +1.9 (+3) +2.2 (+4) +1 (+2) +2.3 (+4) +1.1 (+2) +0.9 (+2) +0.5 (+1) +0.7 (+1)

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