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Sydney, Nova Scotia vs Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada and Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii, Hawaii is approximately 8,813 km or 5,476 mi.
  • To reach Sydney, Nova Scotia in this distance one would set out from Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii bearing 44.6° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Sydney, Nova Scotia bearing 107.3° or ESE .
  • Sydney, Nova Scotia has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Sydney, Nova Scotia is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 17.8 °C (32°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.6 °C (38.9°F) more in Sydney, Nova Scotia. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1801.3 mm (70.9 in) less which is equivalent to 1801.3 l/m² (44.21 US gal/ft²) or 18,013,000 l/ha (1,925,709 US gal/ac) less. About 4/9 as much.
  • There are 151 more hours of sunlight per year in Sydney, Nova Scotia. In whichever way circa 0h 24' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.5° lower in Sydney, Nova Scotia than in Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.3°C (29.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Sydney, Nova Scotia relative to Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii vs Sydney, Nova Scotia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-50) -29 (-52) -25 (-45) -21 (-37) -15 (-26) -10 (-17) -5 (-10) -6 (-11) -11 (-19) -16 (-28) -20 (-37) -25 (-45) -18 (-31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -28 (-50) -29 (-51) -25 (-45) -21 (-37) -16 (-28) -11 (-20) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -11 (-21) -16 (-29) -20 (-36) -24 (-44) -18 (-32)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -29 (-52) -25 (-45) -21 (-37) -17 (-30) -12 (-22) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -16 (-29) -19 (-35) -24 (-43) -18 (-33)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -99 (-4) -136 (-5) -222 (-9) -262 (-10) -154 (-6) -66 (-3) -160 (-6) -140 (-6) -114 (-4) -106 (-4) -208 (-8) -133 (-5) -1801 (-71)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -11) -8 ( -26) -11 ( -37) -12 ( -39) -13 ( -43) -17 ( -55) -17 ( -55) -12 ( -40) -11 ( -35) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13)   -119 ( -32)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 30' -1h 35' -0h 36' +1h 12' +3h 13' +1h 32' +2h 29' +1h 56' +1h 36' +0h 05' -1h 08' -1h 23'   +0h 24'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 04' -1h 16' -0h 13' +0h 52' +1h 49' +2h 20' +2h 06' +1h 16' +0h 11' -0h 54' -1h 51' -2h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -26.4 -26.4 -26.5 -26.6 -24.9 -19 -24.2 -26.3 -26.3 -26.2 -26.3 -26.5   -25.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +9 +7 +3 -1 +1 -2 -4 +2 +4 +6 +8   +3.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -24.3 (-44) -25.5 (-46) -22.2 (-40) -18.8 (-34) -15.3 (-28) -10.2 (-18) -6.9 (-12) -7.6 (-14) -10.5 (-19) -14.4 (-26) -17.8 (-32) -21.7 (-39) -16.3 (-29)

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