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Amherst, Ma vs Milford Sound Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Amherst, Ma, Usa and Milford Sound, New Zealand is approximately 15,196 km or 9,443 mi.
  • To reach Amherst, Ma in this distance one would set out from Milford Sound bearing 71.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Amherst, Ma bearing 64.9° or ENE .
  • Amherst, Ma has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Milford Sound has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Amherst, Ma is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Milford Sound is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.1 °C (2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.4 °C (31.3°F) more in Amherst, Ma. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 5422.3 mm (213.5 in) less which is equivalent to 5422.3 l/m² (133.08 US gal/ft²) or 54,223,000 l/ha (5,796,799 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.3° higher in Amherst, Ma than in Milford Sound.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Amherst, Ma relative to Milford Sound. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Milford Sound vs Amherst, Ma.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-35) -18 (-32) -12 (-21) -3 (-5) +6 (+12) +14 (+25) +17 (+30) +14 (+26) +8 (+15) +1 (+2) -6 (-12) -15 (-28) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -571 (-22) -398 (-16) -588 (-23) -470 (-18) -457 (-18) -308 (-12) -288 (-11) -316 (-12) -477 (-19) -552 (-22) -452 (-18) -548 (-22) -5422 (-213)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 38' -3h 28' -0h 38' +2h 24' +4h 59' +6h 19' +5h 43' +3h 29' +0h 32' -2h 29' -5h 03' -6h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -37 -18.4 +3.2 +26.4 +43.1 +49.5 +43.5 +26.8 +4 -18.7 -37.1 -44.2   +3.3

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