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Elevation: 1250 feet     Latitude: 22 02N     Longitude: 159 44W
Köppen Classification: Tropical Monsoon Climate



Tropical monsoon climate, occasionally also known as a tropical wet climate or tropical monsoon and trade-wind littoral climate in climate classification, is a relatively rare type of climate. Tropical monsoon climates have monthly mean temperatures above 18°C (64°F) in every month of the year and feature wet and dry seasons, as Tropical savanna climates do. Unlike tropical savanna climates however, a tropical monsoon climate's driest month sees less than 60 mm (2.36 in) of precipitation. Also a tropical monsoon climate tends to see less variance in temperatures during the course of the year than a tropical savanna climate. This climate has a driest month which nearly always occurs at or soon after the "winter" solstice for that side of the equator.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Am". (Tropical Monsoon Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Waieli is 71.2°F (21.8°C). The warmest month, on average, is August with an average temperature of 74.4°F (23.6°C). The coolest month on average is February, with an average temperature of 67.7°F (19.8°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Waieli is 94.0°F (34.4°C), which was recorded in October. The lowest recorded temperature in Waieli is 33.0°F (0.6°C), which was recorded in August.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Waieli is 28.5" (723.9 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is January with 4.6" (116.8 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is June with an average of 0.7" (17.8 mm). There are an average of 54.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in January with 7.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in June with 3.0 days.

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