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Elevation: 879 feet     Latitude: 21 12N     Longitude: 157 00W
Köppen Classification: Tropical Savanna Climate



Tropical savanna climates have monthly mean temperature above 18°C (64°F) in every month of the year and typically a pronounced dry season, with the driest month having precipitation less than 60mm (2.36 in) of precipitation. In essence, a tropical savanna climate tends to either see less rainfall than a tropical monsoon climate or have more pronounced dry seasons than a tropical monsoon climate. Tropical savanna climates are most commonly found in Africa, Asia and South America. The climate is also prevalent in sections of Central America, northern Australia and North America, specifically in sections of Mexico and the state of Florida in the United States.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "As". (Tropical Savanna Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Kalaupapa is 74.9°F (23.8°C). The warmest month, on average, is September with an average temperature of 78.1°F (25.6°C). The coolest month on average is February, with an average temperature of 71.3°F (21.8°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Kalaupapa is 94.0°F (34.4°C), which was recorded in July. The lowest recorded temperature in Kalaupapa is 47.0°F (8.3°C), which was recorded in December.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Kalaupapa is 32.9" (835.7 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is January with 5.3" (134.6 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is June with an average of 0.8" (20.3 mm). There are an average of 121.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in March with 12.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in September with 7.0 days.

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