Vs > Puttalam
Canada flag

Golden, Bc vs Puttalam Climate & Distance Between

Sri Lanka flag
  • The distance between Golden, Bc, Canada and Puttalam, Sri Lanka is approximately 13,224 km or 8,217 mi.
  • To reach Golden, Bc in this distance one would set out from Puttalam bearing 11.9° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Golden, Bc bearing 160.9° or SSE .
  • Golden, Bc has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Puttalam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Golden, Bc is in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome whereas Puttalam is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 23.2 °C (41.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.1 °C (43.4°F) more in Golden, Bc. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 704.2 mm (27.7 in) less which is equivalent to 704.2 l/m² (17.28 US gal/ft²) or 7,042,000 l/ha (752,837 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.3° lower in Golden, Bc than in Puttalam.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Golden, Bc relative to Puttalam. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Puttalam vs Golden, Bc.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -37 (-66) -32 (-57) -27 (-49) -20 (-36) -14 (-25) -9 (-17) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -14 (-24) -21 (-38) -30 (-53) -35 (-63) -21 (-38)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -36 (-65) -32 (-57) -28 (-50) -23 (-41) -18 (-33) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -17 (-31) -23 (-41) -29 (-52) -35 (-62) -23 (-42)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -35 (-64) -32 (-57) -29 (-52) -26 (-46) -23 (-41) -19 (-34) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -21 (-38) -25 (-44) -29 (-51) -34 (-61) -25 (-46)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +8 (+0) -8 (0) -46 (-2) -153 (-6) -61 (-2) +1 (+0) +32 (+1) +28 (+1) -25 (-1) -204 (-8) -200 (-8) -75 (-3) -704 (-28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 23' -2h 03' -0h 22' +1h 24' +2h 58' +3h 49' +3h 26' +2h 03' +0h 19' -1h 27' -3h 01' -3h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -43 -42.8 -42.9 -35.4 -18.8 -12.5 -18.5 -35.2 -43.3 -43.1 -43.2 -43.2   -35.3

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

Golden, Bc vs Puttalam 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 Golden, Bc

Climate Guides for Locations near Puttalam


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 -