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Rodrigues vs Higuey Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rodrigues, Mauritius and Higuey, Dominican Republic is approximately 15,001 km or 9,322 mi.
  • To reach Rodrigues in this distance one would set out from Higuey bearing 99.6° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Rodrigues bearing 97° or E .
  • Rodrigues has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Higuey has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average temperature is 2.2 °C (4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) more in Rodrigues. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 306.2 mm (12.1 in) less which is equivalent to 306.2 l/m² (7.51 US gal/ft²) or 3,062,000 l/ha (327,348 US gal/ac) less. About 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.5° lower in Rodrigues than in Higuey.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (0) +0 (0) +-1 (-2) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -4 (-6) +-1 (-1) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -6 (-10) -4 (-8) -2 (-4) +1 (+1) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) 0 (-1) +2 (+4) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +56 (+2) +101 (+4) +78 (+3) +24 (+1) -96 (-4) -28 (-1) -33 (-1) -80 (-3) -93 (-4) -122 (-5) -89 (-4) -24 (-1) -306 (-12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 01' +1h 16' +0h 14' -0h 52' -1h 48' -2h 15' -2h 03' -1h 16' -0h 12' +0h 54' +1h 49' +2h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +35.8 +19.5 -1.7 -24.9 -38.1 -38.2 -37.9 -25.1 -2.3 +20 +35.4 +38.2   -1.5

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