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Tucson, Arizona vs Athens Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Athens, Greece is approximately 10,904 km or 6,776 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Athens bearing 322.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 214.5° or SW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Athens has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Athens is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.6 °C (4.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.9 °C (3.4°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 71.4 mm (2.8 in) less which is equivalent to 71.4 l/m² (1.75 US gal/ft²) or 714,000 l/ha (76,331 US gal/ac) less. About 4/5 as much.
  • There are 1096 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 3h 00' more per day or about 1 2/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.8° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Athens.
  • Relative humidity levels are 33.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.7°C (15.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) 3 (+6) +6 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+3) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) 0 (0) +3 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -1 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +1 (+1) 0 (0) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -23 (-1) -31 (-1) -24 (-1) -21 (-1) -13 (0) -5 (0) +56 (+2) +51 (+2) +31 (+1) -21 (-1) -34 (-1) -39 (-2) -71 (-3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12 ( -39) -7 ( -25) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23) -3 ( -10) +8 (+26) +6 (+19) 0 ( 0) -5 ( -16) -9 ( -30) -11 ( -35)   -55 ( -15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 27' +4h 14' +4h 34' +4h 08' +3h 52' +2h 20' -1h 19' -1h 00' +1h 54' +3h 38' +4h 24' +4h 54'   +3h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 27' +0h 16' +0h 03' -0h 11' -0h 24' -0h 30' -0h 27' -0h 16' -0h 02' +0h 11' +0h 24' +0h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +5.8 +5.9 +5.9 +5.9 +5.8 +5.8 +5.7 +5.6 +5.6 +5.7 +5.7 +5.8   +5.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -32 -37 -41 -41 -42 -35 -16 -11 -26 -37 -44 -36   -33.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -6.6 (-12) -7.5 (-14) -9.5 (-17) -11.8 (-21) -15.2 (-27) -12.8 (-23) -3.3 (-6) -1.6 (-3) -6.1 (-11) -9.2 (-17) -12.1 (-22) -9.1 (-16) -8.7 (-16)

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