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Tucson, Arizona vs Colombo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Colombo, Sri Lanka is approximately 15,516 km or 9,642 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Colombo bearing 14.2° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 163.3° or SSE .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Colombo has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The average annual temperature is 7.2 °C (12.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.9 °C (32.2°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2099.2 mm (82.6 in) less which is equivalent to 2099.2 l/m² (51.52 US gal/ft²) or 20,992,000 l/ha (2,244,184 US gal/ac) less. About 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.4° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Colombo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 50.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 22.2°C (39.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -5 (-8) 1 (+2) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) 4 (+7) -1 (-2) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -3 (-5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -15 (-26) -13 (-23) -9 (-17) -5 (-9) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) -1 (-1) -6 (-10) -12 (-21) -16 (-28) -7 (-13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-33) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -14 (-26) -11 (-20) -6 (-10) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -10 (-19) -16 (-28) -19 (-33) -12 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -40 (-2) -51 (-2) -112 (-4) -245 (-10) -377 (-15) -181 (-7) -65 (-3) -58 (-2) -194 (-8) -342 (-13) -293 (-12) -141 (-6) -2099 (-83)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -11) -8 ( -26) -16 ( -53) -22 ( -71) -21 ( -70) -5 ( -16) -6 ( -19) -13 ( -43) -18 ( -58) -16 ( -53) -8 ( -26)   -140 ( -38)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 30' -0h 56' -0h 10' +0h 38' +1h 20' +1h 40' +1h 31' +0h 56' +0h 08' -0h 40' -1h 21' -1h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -25.2 -24.9 -24.9 -15.2 +1.3 +7.7 +1.8 -15 -25.4 -25.2 -25.3 -25.3   -16.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -35 -42 -51 -60 -66 -65 -49 -42 -50 -54 -53 -41   -50.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -23.9 (-43) -25 (-45) -27 (-49) -28.1 (-51) -28.4 (-51) -23.2 (-42) -12.2 (-22) -10.4 (-19) -15.8 (-28) -21.3 (-38) -25.9 (-47) -25.1 (-45) -22.2 (-40)

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