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Tucson, Arizona vs Kuala Lumpur Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is approximately 14,801 km or 9,197 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Kuala Lumpur bearing 38.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 132.7° or SE .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Kuala Lumpur has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Kuala Lumpur is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 6.4 °C (11.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.4 °C (33.1°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2061.4 mm (81.2 in) less which is equivalent to 2061.4 l/m² (50.59 US gal/ft²) or 20,614,000 l/ha (2,203,773 US gal/ac) less. About 1/8 as much.
  • There are 1624 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 4h 26' more per day or about 1 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.8° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Kuala Lumpur.
  • Relative humidity levels are 33.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.4°C (31.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-26) -13 (-24) -10 (-19) -6 (-10) -1 (-1) +5 (+8) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -3 (-5) -9 (-17) -14 (-25) -5 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-28) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -8 (-15) -4 (-7) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) -5 (-9) -11 (-20) -15 (-27) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-33) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -9 (-15) -3 (-6) +1 (+2) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -9 (-17) -15 (-28) -18 (-32) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -141 (-6) -127 (-5) -200 (-8) -277 (-11) -179 (-7) -122 (-5) -69 (-3) -90 (-4) -150 (-6) -245 (-10) -258 (-10) -203 (-8) -2061 (-81)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12 ( -39) -11 ( -39) -14 ( -45) -19 ( -63) -16 ( -52) -12 ( -40) -1 ( -3) -5 ( -16) -13 ( -43) -18 ( -58) -19 ( -63) -14 ( -45)   -154 ( -42)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 09' +2h 01' +3h 50' +5h 28' +6h 30' +6h 28' +4h 03' +4h 15' +5h 44' +5h 05' +4h 18' +3h 21'   +4h 26'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 41' -1h 03' -0h 11' +0h 43' +1h 30' +1h 53' +1h 43' +1h 03' +0h 10' -0h 45' -1h 31' -1h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -28.9 -28.6 -28.4 -11.5 +5.1 +11.5 +5.5 -11.2 -28.9 -28.9 -29 -29.1   -16.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -20 -26 -31 -42 -50 -46 -31 -24 -34 -36 -37 -24   -33.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -19.8 (-36) -20.8 (-37) -21.3 (-38) -22.9 (-41) -23.8 (-43) -18.1 (-33) -7.2 (-13) -5.3 (-10) -11.1 (-20) -16.6 (-30) -21.8 (-39) -20.6 (-37) -17.4 (-31)

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