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Tucson, Arizona vs Durban Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Durban, South Africa is approximately 16,398 km or 10,190 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Durban bearing 283.9° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 276.3° or W .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Durban has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Durban is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 0.3 °C (0.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.6 °C (20.9°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 523.2 mm (20.6 in) less which is equivalent to 523.2 l/m² (12.84 US gal/ft²) or 5,232,000 l/ha (559,336 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • There are 1509 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 4h 07' more per day or about 1 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.5° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Durban.
  • Relative humidity levels are 49.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.3°C (27.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -8 (-15) -4 (-8) 1 (+2) +8 (+15) +16 (+28) +15 (+28) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +6 (+11) -2 (-4) -8 (-15) 3 (+6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -9 (-16) -3 (-6) +4 (+8) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +1 (+2) -6 (-12) -11 (-21) 0 (0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-29) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) +0 (+1) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +10 (+19) +5 (+8) -3 (-6) -10 (-19) -15 (-26) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -112 (-4) -95 (-4) -108 (-4) -65 (-3) -54 (-2) -23 (-1) +21 (+1) -6 (0) -31 (-1) +18 (+1) +7 (+0) -75 (-3) -523 (-21)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -18) -6 ( -19) -5 ( -17) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) +7 (+23) +5 (+16) -2 ( -7) -7 ( -23) -8 ( -27) -8 ( -26)   -41 ( -11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 50' +2h 43' +4h 09' +4h 58' +5h 25' +6h 10' +3h 40' +3h 38' +5h 32' +5h 11' +3h 30' +2h 44'   +4h 07'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 33' -2h 12' -0h 24' +1h 31' +3h 09' +3h 58' +3h 36' +2h 12' +0h 21' -1h 34' -3h 11' -3h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -41.7 -23 -1.5 +21.7 +38.2 +44.6 +38.5 +21.7 -1.1 -23.6 -41.8 -49.1   -1.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -41 -48 -56 -60 -61 -56 -41 -39 -49 -52 -52 -44   -49.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -22.2 (-40) -23.9 (-43) -23.9 (-43) -22.1 (-40) -18.4 (-33) -10.3 (-19) +0.2 (+0) +0.5 (+1) -7.4 (-13) -14 (-25) -20.6 (-37) -21.8 (-39) -15.3 (-28)

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