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Tucson, Arizona vs Indianapolis, Indiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Indianapolis, Indiana, Usa is approximately 2,364 km or 1,469 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Indianapolis, Indiana bearing 257.1° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 242.4° or WSW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Indianapolis, Indiana has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Indianapolis, Indiana is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 8.9 °C (16°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.1 °C (14.6°F) less in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 709.6 mm (27.9 in) less which is equivalent to 709.6 l/m² (17.42 US gal/ft²) or 7,096,000 l/ha (758,609 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 1175 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 3h 13' more per day or about 1 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.5° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 29.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.1°C (3.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+30) +16 (+30) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +10 (+19) +12 (+21) +14 (+26) +11 (+20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+26) +14 (+25) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +12 (+21) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +4 (+6) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +6 (+12) +9 (+17) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -37 (-1) -45 (-2) -78 (-3) -86 (-3) -97 (-4) -84 (-3) -53 (-2) -37 (-1) -31 (-1) -40 (-2) -65 (-3) -58 (-2) -710 (-28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -21) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -33) -12 ( -39) -10 ( -33) +1 (+3) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -16) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23)   -76 ( -21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 34' +4h 14' +3h 32' +4h 24' +4h 03' +2h 42' +0h 58' +0h 15' +2h 10' +3h 11' +4h 00' +4h 34'   +3h 13'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 36' +0h 22' +0h 04' -0h 15' -0h 32' -0h 41' -0h 37' -0h 22' -0h 03' +0h 15' +0h 32' +0h 41'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.4 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5   +7.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -31 -32 -33 -34 -38 -38 -21 -16 -22 -24 -33 -33   -29.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5.5 (+10) +3.5 (+6) -1.8 (-3) -6.1 (-11) -11.2 (-20) -11.4 (-21) -2.1 (-4) +0.3 (+1) -1.2 (-2) -0.7 (-1) -1.9 (-3) +2.1 (+4) -2.1 (-4)

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