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Tucson, Arizona vs Antofagasta Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Antofagasta, Chile is approximately 7,540 km or 4,685 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Antofagasta bearing 323.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 319.9° or NW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Antofagasta has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Antofagasta is in or near the warm temperate desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.8 °C (6.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13 °C (23.4°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 303.1 mm (11.9 in) more which is equivalent to 303.1 l/m² (7.44 US gal/ft²) or 3,031,000 l/ha (324,034 US gal/ac) more. About 179 2/7 as much.
  • There are 1303 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 3h 33' more per day or about 1 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.8° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Antofagasta.
  • Relative humidity levels are 48% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11°C (19.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) 0 (-1) +6 (+11) +13 (+24) +20 (+35) +20 (+37) +19 (+34) +16 (+29) +10 (+18) 3 (+5) -5 (-9) +8 (+14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -4 (-7) +2 (+4) +8 (+15) +15 (+27) +17 (+30) +16 (+28) +13 (+23) +6 (+10) -2 (-3) -8 (-14) +4 (+7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -9 (-16) -4 (-7) +1 (+3) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +8 (+14) +1 (+1) -7 (-13) -12 (-21) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +22 (+1) +18 (+1) +18 (+1) +8 (+0) +5 (+0) +5 (+0) +60 (+2) +55 (+2) +42 (+2) +27 (+1) +17 (+1) +27 (+1) +303 (+12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +4 (+14) +3 (+10) +2 (+7) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) +9 (+29) +8 (+26) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) +4 (+13)   +43 (+12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 09' -0h 53' +2h 21' +7h 28' +6h 30' +6h 58' +4h 34' +5h 03' +5h 20' +4h 54' +2h 42' -0h 09'   +3h 33'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 07' -1h 56' -0h 21' +1h 20' +2h 46' +3h 29' +3h 10' +1h 57' +0h 18' -1h 23' -2h 48' -3h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -47.6 -29.3 -7.9 +15.2 +31.7 +38.1 +31.9 +15.1 -7.7 -30.1 -47.5 -55.2   -7.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -35 -42 -51 -58 -63 -62 -47 -40 -48 -47 -46 -37   -48
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -17.5 (-32) -18.2 (-33) -18.3 (-33) -16.6 (-30) -15.1 (-27) -9.1 (-16) +2 (+4) +3.5 (+6) -2.6 (-5) -8.7 (-16) -14.9 (-27) -16.7 (-30) -11 (-20)

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