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Cairns vs Bintulu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cairns, Australia and Bintulu, Malaysia is approximately 4,229 km or 2,628 mi.
  • To reach Cairns in this distance one would set out from Bintulu bearing 122.9° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cairns bearing 118.9° or ESE .
  • Cairns has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Bintulu has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Cairns is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Bintulu is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 1.8 °C (3.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5 °C (9°F) more in Cairns. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1685 mm (66.3 in) less which is equivalent to 1685 l/m (41.35 US gal/ft) or 16,850,000 l/ha (1,801,377 US gal/ac) less. About 5/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.6° lower in Cairns than in Bintulu.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -5 (-10) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -49 (-2) +184 (+7) +180 (+7) -20 (-1) -135 (-5) -207 (-8) -229 (-9) -268 (-11) -262 (-10) -292 (-11) -327 (-13) -260 (-10) -1685 (-66)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 03' +0h 39' +0h 07' -0h 27' -0h 55' -1h 10' -1h 03' -0h 39' -0h 06' +0h 28' +0h 56' +1h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +19.2 +7.1 -13.6 -20.1 -20 -20.1 -20 -20.1 -14.7 +7.1 +18.8 +20   -4.6

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