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Tucson, Arizona vs Port Moresby Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea is approximately 11,673 km or 7,254 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Port Moresby bearing 59° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 88.2° or E .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Port Moresby has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Port Moresby is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 6.8 °C (12.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.6 °C (31.7°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 845.2 mm (33.3 in) less which is equivalent to 845.2 l/m² (20.74 US gal/ft²) or 8,452,000 l/ha (903,575 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • There are 1363 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 3h 44' more per day or about 1 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.2° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Port Moresby.
  • Relative humidity levels are 47.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 21.2°C (38.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -8 (-15) -4 (-7) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) 0 (0) -6 (-10) -13 (-23) -17 (-30) -7 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -128 (-5) -176 (-7) -152 (-6) -165 (-7) -44 (-2) -26 (-1) +48 (+2) +19 (+1) -11 (0) +7 (+0) -80 (-3) -137 (-5) -845 (-33)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -11) -6 ( -19) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) +8 (+26) +7 (+23) +2 (+7) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -6)   -3 ( -1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 44' +4h 06' +4h 21' +4h 22' +5h 36' +5h 52' +3h 46' +3h 09' +4h 38' +3h 29' +0h 54' +1h 50'   +3h 44'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 20' -1h 27' -0h 16' +1h 00' +2h 04' +2h 36' +2h 22' +1h 27' +0h 13' -1h 02' -2h 06' -2h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -41.3 -39.1 -22 +1 +17.6 +24.1 +18.1 +1.3 -21.5 -39.2 -41.3 -41.6   -15.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -36 -44 -51 -60 -70 -61 -44 -36 -43 -47 -44 -37   -47.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -25.5 (-46) -25.5 (-46) -26.3 (-47) -27 (-49) -28 (-50) -20.6 (-37) -9.6 (-17) -7.6 (-14) -13.8 (-25) -19.8 (-36) -25.2 (-45) -25.6 (-46) -21.2 (-38)

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