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Tucson, Arizona vs Memphis, Tennessee Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Memphis, Tennessee, Usa is approximately 1,961 km or 1,219 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Memphis, Tennessee bearing 266.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 255.1° or WSW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Memphis, Tennessee has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Memphis, Tennessee is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 3.4 °C (6.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.2 °C (7.6°F) less in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1018.6 mm (40.1 in) less which is equivalent to 1018.6 l/m² (25 US gal/ft²) or 10,186,000 l/ha (1,088,951 US gal/ac) less. About 2/9 as much.
  • There are 995 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 2h 44' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.9° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Memphis, Tennessee.
  • Relative humidity levels are 27.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.8°C (12.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +5 (+10) +4 (+8) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +5 (+10) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +7 (+12) +6 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+12) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +4 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -73 (-3) -93 (-4) -119 (-5) -131 (-5) -122 (-5) -86 (-3) -36 (-1) -32 (-1) -47 (-2) -50 (-2) -113 (-4) -119 (-5) -1019 (-40)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -5 ( -18) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -23) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -17) -5 ( -16)   -48 ( -13)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 17' +4h 02' +4h 01' +3h 38' +3h 34' +2h 06' -0h 03' +0h 03' +2h 22' +2h 25' +2h 40' +3h 40'   +2h 44'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 12' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 11' -0h 14' -0h 13' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 11' +0h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +2.8 +2.8 +2.9 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 +2.9   +2.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -25 -28 -30 -33 -39 -37 -25 -17 -24 -22 -26 -26   -27.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -0.6 (-1) -2.7 (-5) -7 (-13) -11.3 (-20) -15.9 (-29) -14.9 (-27) -7 (-13) -4 (-7) -5.7 (-10) -4.5 (-8) -5.2 (-9) -2.7 (-5) -6.8 (-12)

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