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Tucson, Arizona vs Puttalam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Puttalam, Sri Lanka is approximately 15,394 km or 9,566 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Puttalam bearing 13.8° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 163.8° or SSE .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Puttalam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Puttalam is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 7.6 °C (13.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.4 °C (29.5°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 890.2 mm (35 in) less which is equivalent to 890.2 l/m² (21.85 US gal/ft²) or 8,902,000 l/ha (951,683 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.2° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Puttalam.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -6 (-10) 0 (0) 6 (+11) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) 2 (+4) -2 (-4) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -13 (-24) -10 (-18) -6 (-10) 0 (0) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -6 (-11) -12 (-21) -15 (-27) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -16 (-30) -16 (-29) -14 (-26) -11 (-21) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -10 (-19) -15 (-28) -18 (-32) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -33 (-1) -22 (-1) -48 (-2) -168 (-7) -90 (-4) -37 (-1) +44 (+2) +40 (+2) -22 (-1) -211 (-8) -232 (-9) -111 (-4) -890 (-35)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 26' -0h 53' -0h 09' +0h 37' +1h 16' +1h 36' +1h 28' +0h 53' +0h 08' -0h 38' -1h 17' -1h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -24 -23.8 -23.8 -16.4 +0.2 +6.6 +0.6 -16.1 -24.3 -24.1 -24.2 -24.1   -16.2

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