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Elevation: 108 feet     Latitude: 02 10S     Longitude: 106 08E
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 Pangkalpinang is 81.0°F (27.2°C). The warmest month, on average, is May with an average temperature of 82.0°F (27.8°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 79.0°F (26.1°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Pangkalpinang is 111.0°F (43.9°C), which was recorded in November. The lowest recorded temperature in Pangkalpinang is 60.0°F (15.6°C), which was recorded in July.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Pangkalpinang is 96.4" (2448.6 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is December with 12.8" (325.1 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is August with an average of 4.5" (114.3 mm).

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