General information about Lae
Country Papua New Guinea
region Morobe 14
Population 76,255
Time Zone Pacific/Port_Moresby
Coordinates of Lae
Time Zone Pacific/Port_Moresby
GMT +10
DST +10
Latitude -6.722080000
Longitude 146.984690000
Elevation (STRM3) 16 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Lae

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 32 35 34 35 38 37 38 33 33 34 32 32 38
Average high °C 28 29 30 30 31 31 30 30 29 28 27 27 29
Average temperature °C 25 26 26 27 27 27 27 26 26 25 25 25 26
Average low °C 22 22 23 23 23 23 23 23 22 22 22 22 23
Record low °C 18 18 21 20 20 21 21 21 19 19 19 19 18
Rain Days 17 17 16 10 7 9 11 14 17 17 18 19 172
Thunderstorms Days 1 3 6 9 10 9 9 5 2 1 1 1 57
Average precipitation Mm. 430 400 320 330 280 230 320 400 410 420 520 520 4580
Relative humidity % 77 76 76 77 79 80 80 80 81 80 81 79 79
Relative humidity morning % 95 94 93 91 89 88 89 93 95 95 96 95 93
Relative humidity evening % 73 70 69 70 70 69 70 71 72 74 76 75 72
Wind speed Km/h 9 12 12 9 9 16 9 9 9 9 9 9 10
Day Length Hours 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 12 12 12
Dew point °C 22 22 22 23 23 23 23 23 23 22 22 22 270
Growing degree-day °C 467 499 508 525 543 494 534 500 499 458 465 465 5958
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 16 17 18 17 17 17 17 16 15 14 13 14 16
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Lae - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleregionCountrySize
21 kmNadzab AirportLaeM
118 kmGoroka AirportGoronkaM
119 kmKerema AirportKeremaM
133 kmMadang AirportMadangM
146 kmChimbu AirportKundiawaM
158 kmBaimuru AirportBaimuruM
170 kmGirua AirportPopondettaM
189 kmPort Moresby Jacksons International AirportPort MoresbyL
195 kmMount Hagen Kagamuga AirportMount HagenM
225 kmWapenamanda AirportM

Cities close to Lae

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CountryregionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
164 km Papua New GuineaNational CapitalPort Moresby283,733
0 km Papua New GuineaMorobeLae76,255
103 km Papua New GuineaEastern HighlandsGoroka18,503
346 km Papua New GuineaEast New BritainKokopo26,273
115 km Papua New GuineaMadangMadang27,419
180 km Papua New GuineaSouthern HighlandsIalibu6,915
338 km Papua New GuineaNew IrelandKavieng14,490
465 km Papua New GuineaBougainvilleBuka0
341 km Papua New GuineaWestern ProvinceKiunga11,536
128 km Papua New GuineaChimbuKundiawa9,383