Adamstown, Pitcairn Islands

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Adamstown
View o Adamstown
Location o Adamstown
Coordinates: 25°4′S 130°6′W / 25.067°S 130.100°W / -25.067; -130.100
Kintra Unitit Kinrick
Territory Pitcairn
Island Pitcairn
Government
 • Mayor Mike Warren (2007)
Area[1]
 • Total 4.6 km2 (1.8 sq mi)
 • Land 4.6 km2 (1.8 sq mi)
Elevation 5 m (16 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 48
 • Density 10/km2 (27/sq mi)

Adamstown is the anly settlement on, an as such, the caipital o, the Pitcairn Islands.

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

Main airticle: Geografie o the Pitcairn Islands

The settlement is locatit on the central-north side o the island o Pitcairn, facin the Paceefic Ocean an close tae the Bounty Bay, the anly seaport o the island.

Climate[eedit | eedit soorce]

Climate data for Adamstown, Pitcairn Island
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average heich °F (°C) 82
(28)
82
(28)
82
(28)
79
(26)
77
(25)
73
(23)
72
(22)
72
(22)
73
(23)
75
(24)
79
(26)
81
(27)
77.3
(25.1)
Average laich °F (°C) 72
(22)
73
(23)
72
(22)
70
(21)
68
(20)
66
(19)
64
(18)
64
(18)
64
(18)
64
(18)
66
(19)
70
(21)
67.8
(19.9)
Rainfall inches (mm) 3.60
(91.4)
4.50
(114.3)
3.30
(83.8)
8.20
(208.3)
7.00
(177.8)
5.10
(129.5)
10.70
(271.8)
7.30
(185.4)
2.70
(68.6)
4.20
(106.7)
2.70
(68.6)
7.60
(193)
66.9
(1,699.3)
Avg. rainy days (≥ 0.01 inch) 7 10 7 10 8 10 13 8 5 6 5 8 97
Source: climatemps.com [2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Area of the island of Pitcairn
  2. "Adamstown, Pitcairn Islands". climatemps.com. Retrieved 2012-10-30.