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Elevation: 140 feet     Latitude: 20 02N     Longitude: 155 50W
Köppen Classification: Tropical Rainforest Climate



A tropical rainforest climate, also known as an equatorial climate, is a tropical climate usually (but not always) found along the equator. Tropical rainforest climate is a type of tropical climate in which there is no dry season - all months have mean precipitation values of at least 60 mm (2.36 in). Tropical rainforest climates have no pronounced summer or winter; it is typically hot and wet throughout the year and rainfall is both heavy and frequent. One day in an equatorial climate can be very similar to the next, while the change in temperature between day and night may be larger than the average change in temperature between "summer" and "winter".

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Af". (Tropical Rainforest Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Puukohola Heiau is 75.5°F (24.2°C). The warmest month, on average, is August with an average temperature of 78.6°F (25.9°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 72.0°F (22.2°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Puukohola Heiau is 98.0°F (36.7°C), which was recorded in May. The lowest recorded temperature in Puukohola Heiau is 41.0°F (5°C), which was recorded in January.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Puukohola Heiau is 10.5" (266.7 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is January with 1.7" (43.2 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is July with an average of 0.3" (7.6 mm). There are an average of 42.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in January with 5.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in April with 3.0 days.

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