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Yakushima vs Medan, Sumatra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Yakushima, Japan and Medan, Sumatra, Indonesia is approximately 4,490 km or 2,790 mi.
  • To reach Yakushima in this distance one would set out from Medan, Sumatra bearing 44.9° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Yakushima bearing 54.7° or NE .
  • Yakushima has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Medan, Sumatra has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average temperature is 7.1 °C (12.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.9 °C (26.8°F) more in Yakushima. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2165.7 mm (85.3 in) more which is equivalent to 2165.7 l/m² (53.15 US gal/ft²) or 21,657,000 l/ha (2,315,277 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15° lower in Yakushima than in Medan, Sumatra.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.3°C (7.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Yakushima relative to Medan, Sumatra. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Medan, Sumatra vs Yakushima.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-28) -17 (-30) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -8 (-15) -5 (-10) +-2 (-3) +-2 (-3) -3 (-5) -6 (-10) -10 (-17) -13 (-23) -9 (-16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -12 (-21) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -3 (-6) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -4 (-8) -9 (-15) -13 (-23) -7 (-13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -6 (-10) -1 (-2) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +0 (+1) -3 (-6) -7 (-13) -12 (-21) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +82 (+3) +211 (+8) +355 (+14) +299 (+12) +260 (+10) +475 (+19) +104 (+4) +44 (+2) +187 (+7) +32 (+1) +49 (+2) +70 (+3) +2166 (+85)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 32' -0h 57' -0h 10' +0h 39' +1h 22' +1h 43' +1h 33' +0h 57' +0h 09' -0h 41' -1h 23' -1h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.8 -26.6 -26.5 -10.3 +6.3 +12.9 +7 -9.6 -26.4 -26.5 -26.7 -26.8   -15
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +2 +8 +11 +11 +14 +20 +23 +20 +14 +3 +2 +0   +10.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -13.9 (-25) -11.7 (-21) -8.7 (-16) -5.5 (-10) -3.1 (-6) +1.1 (+2) +5.9 (+11) +5.5 (+10) +2.2 (+4) -3.6 (-6) -7.7 (-14) -12.2 (-22) -4.3 (-8)

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