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Memphis, Tennessee vs Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Memphis, Tennessee, Usa and Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands, Australia is approximately 17,369 km or 10,793 mi.
  • To reach Memphis, Tennessee in this distance one would set out from Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands bearing 14.1° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Memphis, Tennessee bearing 163.1° or SSE .
  • Memphis, Tennessee has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The mean temperature is 10 °C (18.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.8 °C (39.2°F) more in Memphis, Tennessee. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 664.6 mm (26.2 in) less which is equivalent to 664.6 l/m² (16.31 US gal/ft²) or 6,646,000 l/ha (710,502 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.3° lower in Memphis, Tennessee than in Direction Island, Cocos/ Keeling Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.4°C (26°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -19 (-34) -13 (-23) -6 (-11) -2 (-3) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) 1 (+1) -6 (-10) -12 (-22) -18 (-32) -7 (-12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -21 (-38) -16 (-29) -10 (-19) -5 (-9) +0 (+0) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -9 (-17) -15 (-27) -21 (-37) -10 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-46) -23 (-42) -20 (-36) -15 (-26) -9 (-16) -4 (-6) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) -13 (-23) -18 (-33) -23 (-42) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -42 (-2) -86 (-3) -79 (-3) -125 (-5) -75 (-3) -138 (-5) -125 (-5) -35 (-1) -4 (0) -8 (0) +23 (+1) +29 (+1) -665 (-26)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) -1 ( -4) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -6) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) +3 (+10)   -2 ( -1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 41' -1h 40' -0h 18' +1h 09' +2h 23' +3h 00' +2h 44' +1h 40' +0h 15' -1h 12' -2h 25' -3h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -46.6 -41.8 -22.3 +0.9 +17.5 +23.9 +17.9 +1.1 -21.7 -42 -46.6 -47.1   -17.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -9 -15 -21 -26 -26 -27 -23 -23 -21 -25 -20 -13   -20.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -24 (-43) -23.6 (-42) -20.3 (-37) -15.9 (-29) -11.1 (-20) -6.3 (-11) -3.5 (-6) -4.5 (-8) -7.6 (-14) -14.8 (-27) -19 (-34) -22.4 (-40) -14.4 (-26)

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