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Petauke Climate & Temperature

  • Petauke, Zambia is at 14°15'S, 31°17'E, 1036 m (3399 ft). See map.
  • Petauke has a humid subtropical hot summer climate that is mild with dry winters, hot humid summers and moderate seasonality (Köppen-Geiger classification: Cwa).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Petauke is situated in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 21.1 degrees Celsius (70 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.55 °C (11.8°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype truly hyperoceanic. Petauke Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 23.9°C (75.1°F) on average falling to 11.5°C (52.8°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 28.9°C (84°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 16.9°C (62.5°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 27°C (80.7°F) and average low temperatures are 17.4°C (63.3°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 26.5°C (79.7°F) during the day and lows of 16.6°C (61.9°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 966.8 mm (38.1 inches) which is equivalent to 966.8 Litres/m² (23.71 Gallons/ft²).
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Petauke you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Hilo, (Big Island), Hawaii, Hawaii where you would find a Tropical wet climate (Subtropical dry forest biome).

Petauke Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 23 (74) 25 (77) 28 (82) 30 (86) 29 (84) 27 (81) 27 (80) 27 (81) 27 (81) 27 (80) 26 (78) 23 (74) 27 (80)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 17 (63) 19 (66) 22 (71) 24 (75) 23 (74) 22 (72) 22 (72) 22 (72) 23 (73) 22 (72) 20 (68) 17 (63) 21 (70)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 11 (52) 13 (55) 16 (60) 17 (63) 18 (64) 17 (63) 17 (63) 18 (64) 18 (64) 18 (64) 14 (58) 11 (52) 16 (60)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (0) 16 (1) 87 (3) 208 (8) 247 (10) 229 (9) 141 (6) 31 (1) 8 (0) 0 (0) 967 (38)
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 11h 21' 11h 39' 12h 02' 12h 26' 12h 47' 12h 56' 12h 51' 12h 34' 12h 12' 11h 47' 11h 27' 11h 17' 12h 00'
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 55.3 63.7 75 84.9 83.4 80.8 83.8 85 75.4 63.9 55.5 52.3 71.6

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