Tual, Indonesia

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Tual ca. 1915

Tual is a city in Maluku (province) of Indonesia, it is technically independent of the Southeast Maluku Regency. As a same level administrative division of Southeast Maluku Regency, the Indonesian named Kota Tual. The city is geographically located in the Kei Islands, but is administratively separate from the Regency.

Administration[edit]

The city is divided into four districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their 2010 Census population.

Name Population
Census 2010
Pulau-Pulau Kur 4,895
Tayando Tam 5,448
Pulau Dullah Utara 14,564
Pulau Dullah Selatan 33,175

Climate[edit]

Tual is Tropical rainforest climate, hot and humid all year round.

Climate data for Tual, Maluku, Indonesia
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C 33 38 37 37 32 31 39 35 36 35 37 42 42
Average high °C 28 29 29 29 29 28 27 27 28 30 30 29 29
Daily mean °C 27 27 27 28 28 27 26 26 27 28 28 27 27
Average low °C 26 26 26 26 26 25 25 25 26 26 26 26 26
Record low °C 19 21 18 20 22 22 20 21 20 20 21 22 18
Average precipitation mm 380 340 340 260 230 150 110 70 60 60 150 340 2,600
Record high °F 91 100 99 99 90 88 102 95 97 95 99 108 108
Average high °F 82 84 84 84 84 82 81 81 82 86 86 84 84
Daily mean °F 81 81 81 82 82 81 79 79 81 82 82 81 81
Average low °F 79 79 79 79 79 77 77 77 79 79 79 79 79
Record low °F 66 70 64 68 72 72 68 70 68 68 70 72 64
Average precipitation inches 14.96 13.39 13.39 10.24 9.06 5.91 4.33 2.76 2.36 2.36 5.91 13.39 102.36
Average relative humidity (%) (daily average) 81 80 79 78 77 79 76 74 72 71 73 80 77
Mean daily sunshine hours 12.8 12.6 12.5 12.3 12.2 12.2 12.2 12.3 12.4 12.6 12.7 12.8 12.5
Source: [1]

Friendly city[edit]

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Malé Flag of Maldives.svg Maldives  Maldives March 2017
Sorong Flag of West Papua (vectorised).svg West Papua  Indonesia March 2017
Manggar Lambang Kabupaten Belitung Timur.jpeg Bangka BelitungEast Belitung  Indonesia January 2017
Suva Flag of Fiji.svg Viti Levu  Fiji February 2017







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Coordinates: 5°38′18″S 132°44′42″E / 5.63833°S 132.74500°E / -5.63833; 132.74500