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Tucson, Arizona vs Jos Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Jos, Nigeria is approximately 12,106 km or 7,523 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Jos bearing 309.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 244.6° or WSW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Jos has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Jos is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 1.6 °C (2.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.4 °C (27.7°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1010 mm (39.8 in) less which is equivalent to 1010 l/m² (24.79 US gal/ft²) or 10,100,000 l/ha (1,079,757 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.8° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Jos.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -3 (-5) +4 (+7) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +8 (+14) 1 (+2) -5 (-10) -9 (-17) 1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -10 (-17) -9 (-17) -5 (-10) +0 (+0) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) -1 (-2) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -8 (-15) -4 (-6) +3 (+5) +6 (+12) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) -3 (-5) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -4 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +22 (+1) +15 (+1) -12 (0) -85 (-3) -155 (-6) -193 (-8) -244 (-10) -235 (-9) -155 (-6) -11 (0) +17 (+1) +27 (+1) -1010 (-40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 21' -0h 50' -0h 09' +0h 34' +1h 11' +1h 30' +1h 22' +0h 50' +0h 07' -0h 35' -1h 12' -1h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -22.3 -22.1 -22.1 -18.1 -1.6 +4.8 -1.2 -18 -22.4 -22.2 -22.3 -22.3   -15.8

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