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Tucson, Arizona vs Alicante, Costa Blanca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Alicante, Costa Blanca, Spain is approximately 9,375 km or 5,826 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Alicante, Costa Blanca bearing 307.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 227.6° or SW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Alicante, Costa Blanca has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The mean temperature is 2.4 °C (4.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.7 °C (10.3°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 51.8 mm (2 in) less which is equivalent to 51.8 l/m² (1.27 US gal/ft²) or 518,000 l/ha (55,378 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • There are 878 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 2h 24' more per day or about 1 2/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.2° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Alicante, Costa Blanca.
  • Relative humidity levels are 36.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.9°C (17.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Tucson, Arizona relative to Alicante, Costa Blanca. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Alicante, Costa Blanca vs Tucson, Arizona.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 2 (+3) 2 (+3) +3 (+5) +5 (+10) +7 (+13) +9 (+15) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) 1 (+2) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +3 (+6) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) +1 (+3) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) 0 (-1) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +2 (+0) -9 (0) -7 (0) -26 (-1) -28 (-1) -17 (-1) +56 (+2) +47 (+2) +1 (+0) -39 (-2) -25 (-1) -6 (0) -52 (-2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) +9 (+29) +8 (+26) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3)   +6 (+2)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 27' +2h 37' +3h 27' +3h 20' +3h 07' +2h 10' -0h 58' -0h 01' +3h 04' +3h 27' +3h 02' +3h 13'   +2h 24'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 29' +0h 17' +0h 03' -0h 12' -0h 25' -0h 33' -0h 29' -0h 18' -0h 02' +0h 12' +0h 26' +0h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +6.2 +6.2 +6.3 +6.2 +6.2 +6.1 +6.1 +6 +6 +6 +6.1 +6.2   +6.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -26 -30 -39 -44 -46 -45 -31 -27 -38 -40 -39 -31   -36.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -7.6 (-14) -8.5 (-15) -11 (-20) -12.6 (-23) -14.7 (-26) -13.2 (-24) -5.8 (-10) -5 (-9) -9.2 (-17) -10.8 (-19) -11.6 (-21) -9.1 (-16) -9.9 (-18)

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