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Tucson, Arizona vs Gibraltar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Gibraltar, Gibraltar is approximately 9,172 km or 5,699 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Gibraltar bearing 304.7° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 231.7° or SW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Gibraltar has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Gibraltar is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 1.8 °C (3.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.6 °C (13.7°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 462.2 mm (18.2 in) less which is equivalent to 462.2 l/m² (11.34 US gal/ft²) or 4,622,000 l/ha (494,122 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • There are 1002 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 2h 45' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Gibraltar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 42.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.7°C (21.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 2 (+3) 3 (+5) 5 (+8) +7 (+13) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +9 (+17) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +6 (+11) 4 (+6) 1 (+2) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +4 (+8) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +4 (+8) +4 (+8) +1 (+2) -1 (-3) -3 (-5) +2 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) -3 (-6) -6 (-12) -7 (-12) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -130 (-5) -80 (-3) -88 (-3) -51 (-2) -20 (-1) +1 (+0) +59 (+2) +53 (+2) +19 (+1) -28 (-1) -97 (-4) -100 (-4) -462 (-18)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -3 ( -11) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) 0 ( 0) +9.5 (+31) +8 (+26) +2 (+7) -2 ( -6) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -19)   -15.5 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 52' +3h 32' +4h 11' +3h 32' +3h 05' +2h 04' -0h 38' +0h 03' +2h 30' +3h 29' +4h 14' +4h 05'   +2h 45'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 18' +0h 11' +0h 02' -0h 07' -0h 16' -0h 20' -0h 18' -0h 11' -0h 01' +0h 07' +0h 16' +0h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +3.9 +4 +4.1 +4 +3.9 +3.9 +3.9 +3.8 +3.8 +3.8 +3.9 +4   +4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -36 -39 -45 -48 -51 -51 -34 -29 -41 -45 -48 -38   -42.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -11 (-20) -11.9 (-21) -13.5 (-24) -14.3 (-26) -16.2 (-29) -14 (-25) -5.5 (-10) -5 (-9) -9.1 (-16) -12.6 (-23) -15 (-27) -12.3 (-22) -11.7 (-21)

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