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Old 11-18-2010, 10:16 PM
 
Location: Vancouver, Canada
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Originally Posted by Trimac20 View Post
Somewhere equatorial and at a high altitude. Temp-wise it seems like Quito, but I don't think Quito is that wet. Perhaps somewhere in Borneo?
Borneo is pretty close but the wrong island. It's Wabag, Papua New Guinea (1981 meters/6500' asl).

Here's a new one:

Metric:

J: 7 / 1 / 350 mm
F: 9 / 1 / 300
M: 11 / 2 / 270
A: 12 / 3 / 190
M: 16 / 5 / 130
J: 17 / 8 / 70
J: 20 / 10 / 60
A: 20 / 10 / 70
S: 19 / 8 / 110
O: 15 / 5 / 250
N: 10 / 2 / 360
D: 7 / 1 / 370

Imperial:

J: 46 / 34 / 13.8 "
F: 49 / 35 / 12
M: 52 / 36 / 11
A: 55 / 38 / 7.8
M: 61 / 42 / 5.2
J: 64 / 47 / 3.1
J: 68 / 50 / 2.4
A: 68 / 50 / 2.8
S: 67 / 47 / 4.6
O: 59 / 41 / 10.1
N: 51 / 37 / 14.2
D: 46 / 35 / 14.8
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Old 11-18-2010, 10:23 PM
 
Location: Wellington and North of South
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Parts of Hawaii are wetter in winter too.
Almost all of Hawaii:

"...THE KONA COAST OF HAWAII. This is the only region in the islands where summer rainfall exceeds winter rainfall. There is a marked diurnal wind regime, with well-developed and reliable land and sea breezes, especially in the summer. Summer is also the season with a high frequency of late afternoon or early evening showers. Conditions are somewhat warmer and decidedly drier than in windward locations."

I stayed a while at Kailua-Kona during a fairly dry spell for the islands, and it was delightful.
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Old 11-18-2010, 11:09 PM
 
Location: Cloudchurch, Subantarctica
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Originally Posted by Candle View Post
Borneo is pretty close but the wrong island. It's Wabag, Papua New Guinea (1981 meters/6500' asl).

Here's a new one:

Metric:

J: 7 / 1 / 350 mm
F: 9 / 1 / 300
M: 11 / 2 / 270
A: 12 / 3 / 190
M: 16 / 5 / 130
J: 17 / 8 / 70
J: 20 / 10 / 60
A: 20 / 10 / 70
S: 19 / 8 / 110
O: 15 / 5 / 250
N: 10 / 2 / 360
D: 7 / 1 / 370

Imperial:

J: 46 / 34 / 13.8 "
F: 49 / 35 / 12
M: 52 / 36 / 11
A: 55 / 38 / 7.8
M: 61 / 42 / 5.2
J: 64 / 47 / 3.1
J: 68 / 50 / 2.4
A: 68 / 50 / 2.8
S: 67 / 47 / 4.6
O: 59 / 41 / 10.1
N: 51 / 37 / 14.2
D: 46 / 35 / 14.8
Tofino?
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Old 11-19-2010, 12:38 AM
 
Location: Vancouver, BC
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Don't think it's Tofino as summer is a bit too warm. I think it is probably a bit further south in Washington State.. maybe Aberdeen, WA?
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Old 11-19-2010, 12:47 AM
 
Location: The western periphery of Terra Australis
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Originally Posted by RWood View Post
Almost all of Hawaii:

"...THE KONA COAST OF HAWAII. This is the only region in the islands where summer rainfall exceeds winter rainfall. There is a marked diurnal wind regime, with well-developed and reliable land and sea breezes, especially in the summer. Summer is also the season with a high frequency of late afternoon or early evening showers. Conditions are somewhat warmer and decidedly drier than in windward locations."

I stayed a while at Kailua-Kona during a fairly dry spell for the islands, and it was delightful.
I think you're right...it's almost nearly arid in terms of rainfall (cactus grows there).
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Old 11-19-2010, 02:06 AM
 
Location: Surrey, London commuter belt
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And found this one, too. Dar Es Salaam
Correct!
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Old 11-19-2010, 02:13 AM
 
Location: Vancouver, Canada
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Don't think it's Tofino as summer is a bit too warm. I think it is probably a bit further south in Washington State.. maybe Aberdeen, WA?
Correct state.
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Old 11-19-2010, 04:02 AM
 
Location: Cloudchurch, Subantarctica
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Forks?
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Old 11-19-2010, 04:49 AM
 
Location: The western periphery of Terra Australis
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Correct state.
Port Angeles?
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Old 11-19-2010, 05:12 AM
 
Location: The western periphery of Terra Australis
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Be pretty surprised if anyone can guess this one:



J: 23 / 31 / 15 mm
F: 24 / 31 / 33
M: 24 / 31 / 56
A: 24 / 31 / 81
M: 24 / 31 / 142
J: 23 / 29 / 178
J: 23 / 27 / 46
A: 22 / 27 / 15
S: 23 / 27 / 36
O: 23 / 29 / 64
N: 24 / 31 / 36
D: 24 / 31 / 23
ANN: 23 / 30 / 725

Imperial:

J: 73 / 88 / 0.59 "
F: 75 / 88 / 1.3
M: 75 / 88 / 2.2
A: 73 / 88 / 3.19
M: 73 / 88 / 5.59
J: 72 / 84 / 7.01
J: 73 / 81 / 1.81
A: 72 / 81 / 0.59
S: 73 / 81 / 1.42
O: 73 / 84 / 2.52
N: 75 / 88 / 1.42
D: 75 / 88 / 0.91
ANN: 73 / 86 / 28.5
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