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Tucson, Arizona vs Chennai, Tamil Nadu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India is approximately 14,848 km or 9,227 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Chennai, Tamil Nadu bearing 13° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 165° or SSE .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Chennai, Tamil Nadu has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Chennai, Tamil Nadu is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 8.6 °C (15.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.3 °C (20.3°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1236.2 mm (48.7 in) less which is equivalent to 1236.2 l/m² (30.34 US gal/ft²) or 12,362,000 l/ha (1,321,580 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • There are 1136 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 3h 05' more per day or about 1 3/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.8° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
  • Relative humidity levels are 40.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 21.2°C (38.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -8 (-15) -6 (-10) 0 (+0) 2 (+4) 2 (+3) 0 (+0) -3 (-5) -7 (-12) -11 (-19) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -14 (-24) -12 (-22) -10 (-17) -4 (-6) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -7 (-12) -11 (-20) -14 (-25) -9 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -13 (-24) -8 (-14) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -11 (-19) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) -16 (-1) +14 (+1) -4 (0) -34 (-1) -66 (-3) -61 (-2) -82 (-3) -119 (-5) -346 (-14) -392 (-15) -125 (-5) -1236 (-49)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +3 (+11) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -6) -8 ( -27) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -19) -7 ( -23) -11 ( -35) -8 ( -27) -3 ( -10)   -43 ( -12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 15' -0h 06' +0h 32' +2h 34' +4h 25' +6h 34' +5h 46' +5h 15' +5h 08' +3h 50' +2h 18' +1h 07'   +3h 05'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 11' -0h 44' -0h 08' +0h 30' +1h 02' +1h 19' +1h 12' +0h 44' +0h 06' -0h 31' -1h 03' -1h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -19.1 -18.9 -18.9 -19 -4.8 +1.6 -4.3 -19.1 -19.4 -19.2 -19.2 -19.2   -14.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -33 -38 -43 -48 -46 -40 -32 -28 -42 -48 -49 -40   -40.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -21.5 (-39) -23.5 (-42) -25.9 (-47) -28 (-50) -28.2 (-51) -21.5 (-39) -11.3 (-20) -9.6 (-17) -16.2 (-29) -21.2 (-38) -24.5 (-44) -23.4 (-42) -21.2 (-38)

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