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Cork vs West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cork, Ireland and West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 12,120 km or 7,531 mi.
  • To reach Cork in this distance one would set out from West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 321° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Cork bearing 265.6° or W .
  • Cork has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • The mean annual temperature is 16.3 °C (29.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.8 °C (15.8°F) more in Cork. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 890.5 mm (35.1 in) less which is equivalent to 890.5 l/m² (21.85 US gal/ft²) or 8,905,000 l/ha (952,004 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 34° lower in Cork than in West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Cork relative to West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of West Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands vs Cork.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -21 (-37) -19 (-34) -17 (-30) -13 (-24) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -15 (-26) -18 (-32) -20 (-37) -15 (-27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -18 (-33) -15 (-28) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -16 (-28) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -16 (-29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -14 (-26) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -14 (-24) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -22 (-39) -18 (-32)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -87 (-3) -94 (-4) -155 (-6) -193 (-8) -116 (-5) -152 (-6) -127 (-5) -47 (-2) +10 (+0) +48 (+2) +17 (+1) +5 (+0) -891 (-35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 31' -2h 45' -0h 30' +1h 54' +3h 59' +5h 05' +4h 35' +2h 46' +0h 26' -1h 58' -4h 02' -5h 05'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -63.5 -58.7 -39.1 -16 +0.7 +7.1 +1.2 -15.6 -38.3 -58.6 -63.5 -64   -34

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