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Tucson, Arizona vs Glasgow, Scotland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Glasgow, Scotland, Uk is approximately 8,025 km or 4,987 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Glasgow, Scotland bearing 301.6° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 214.4° or SW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Glasgow, Scotland has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Glasgow, Scotland is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 11.3 °C (20.3°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 804.2 mm (31.7 in) less which is equivalent to 804.2 l/m² (19.74 US gal/ft²) or 8,042,000 l/ha (859,743 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • There are 2609 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 7h 08' more per day or about 3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.6° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Glasgow, Scotland.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +15 (+28) +17 (+31) +20 (+35) +18 (+33) +17 (+31) +18 (+33) +16 (+29) +14 (+24) +11 (+20) +15 (+28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +9 (+17) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +15 (+28) +15 (+28) +14 (+26) +14 (+26) +12 (+21) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +11 (+20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) +7 (+13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -89 (-4) -67 (-3) -51 (-2) -59 (-2) -58 (-2) -65 (-3) -37 (-1) -37 (-1) -60 (-2) -92 (-4) -89 (-4) -100 (-4) -804 (-32)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -15 ( -48) -12 ( -42) -12 ( -39) -13 ( -43) -13 ( -42) -14 ( -47) -7 ( -23) -8 ( -26) -13 ( -43) -15 ( -48) -15 ( -50) -16 ( -52)   -153 ( -42)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +7h 13' +7h 17' +7h 25' +7h 02' +6h 50' +6h 58' +5h 27' +6h 07' +7h 38' +8h 03' +7h 48' +7h 54'   +7h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 43' +1h 36' +0h 17' -1h 05' -2h 22' -3h 06' -2h 46' -1h 36' -0h 14' +1h 07' +2h 24' +3h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +23.6 +23.7 +23.7 +23.7 +23.6 +23.6 +23.6 +23.5 +23.4 +23.5 +23.5 +23.6   +23.6

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