Jill2016.com


Vs > Johannesburg
Jamaica flag

Kingston vs Johannesburg Climate & Distance Between

South Africa flag
  • The distance between Kingston, Jamaica and Johannesburg, South Africa is approximately 12,333 km or 7,664 mi.
  • To reach Kingston in this distance one would set out from Johannesburg bearing 280.3° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Kingston bearing 291.9° or WNW .
  • Kingston has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Johannesburg has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The average annual temperature is 10.9 °C (19.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.5 °C (13.5°F) less in Kingston. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 268 mm (10.6 in) more which is equivalent to 268 l/m (6.58 US gal/ft) or 2,680,000 l/ha (286,510 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • There are 180 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Kingston. In whichever way circa 0h 29' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.3° higher in Kingston than in Johannesburg.
  • Relative humidity levels are 15.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.1°C (25.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +8 (+14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +10 (+17) +9 (+15) +7 (+12) +11 (+20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +19 (+34) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -105 (-4) -76 (-3) -80 (-3) -17 (-1) +125 (+5) +105 (+4) +47 (+2) +86 (+3) +59 (+2) +161 (+6) +41 (+2) -78 (-3) +268 (+11)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -11 ( -35) -10 ( -35) -9 ( -29) -4 ( -13) +2 (+6) +6 (+20) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) -7 ( -23) -11 ( -35)   -33 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 19' +0h 53' +1h 23' +0h 36' -0h 48' -1h 06' -0h 40' -1h 30' -1h 48' -1h 13' -1h 00' -0h 54'   -0h 29'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 23' -1h 29' -0h 16' +1h 01' +2h 07' +2h 39' +2h 25' +1h 29' +0h 14' -1h 03' -2h 08' -2h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -31 -12.5 +8.9 +32.1 +43.8 +44.1 +43.7 +32.2 +9.3 -13.2 -31.1 -38.6   +7.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +6 +7 +13 +19 +22 +22 +23 +25 +23 +11 +10   +15.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +6.3 (+11) +7.1 (+13) +8.8 (+16) +12.9 (+23) +18.7 (+34) +21.9 (+39) +21.8 (+39) +20 (+36) +17.8 (+32) +14.5 (+26) +10.7 (+19) +8.5 (+15) +14.1 (+25)

Url to share!

Kingston vs Johannesburg 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 Kingston

Climate Guides for Locations near Johannesburg


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 -