Vs > Noumea
New Zealand flag

Molesworth vs Noumea Climate & Distance Between

New Caledonia flag
  • The distance between Molesworth, New Zealand and Noumea, New Caledonia is approximately 2,290 km or 1,423 mi.
  • To reach Molesworth in this distance one would set out from Noumea bearing 165.5° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Molesworth bearing 161.9° or SSE .
  • Molesworth has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Noumea has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The mean annual temperature is 14.9 °C (26.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.2 °C (11.2°F) more in Molesworth. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 410.2 mm (16.1 in) less which is equivalent to 410.2 l/m² (10.07 US gal/ft²) or 4,102,000 l/ha (438,531 US gal/ac) less. About 5/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.3° lower in Molesworth than in Noumea.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -13 (-24) -15 (-28) -17 (-31) -19 (-33) -18 (-33) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -58 (-2) -83 (-3) -89 (-4) -48 (-2) -30 (-1) -76 (-3) -11 (0) -15 (-1) +9 (+0) +10 (+0) -9 (0) -9 (0) -410 (-16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 29' +0h 54' +0h 09' -0h 37' -1h 18' -1h 40' -1h 30' -0h 54' -0h 08' +0h 39' +1h 19' +1h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.7 -19.4 -19.7 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.8 -19.4 -18.3 -17.3   -19.3

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Molesworth vs Noumea Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Molesworth

Climate Guides for Locations near Noumea


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -