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Tucson, Arizona vs Rio De Janeiro Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Rio De Janeiro, Brazil is approximately 9,453 km or 5,874 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Rio De Janeiro bearing 308.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 301.1° or WNW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Rio De Janeiro has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Rio De Janeiro is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 3.5 °C (6.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.4 °C (25.9°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 868.1 mm (34.2 in) less which is equivalent to 868.1 l/m² (21.31 US gal/ft²) or 8,681,000 l/ha (928,057 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • There are 1602 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 4h 23' more per day or about 1 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.3° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Rio De Janeiro.
  • Relative humidity levels are 49.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 18.5°C (33.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -10 (-19) -7 (-12) -1 (-1) +6 (+10) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +10 (+19) +9 (+16) 3 (+6) -5 (-9) -11 (-19) 1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -11 (-20) -6 (-10) +0 (+1) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) -2 (-3) -9 (-16) -14 (-25) -4 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-35) -19 (-33) -16 (-29) -12 (-21) -6 (-11) +1 (+2) +5 (+8) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) -7 (-12) -14 (-25) -18 (-33) -8 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -92 (-4) -88 (-3) -85 (-3) -130 (-5) -81 (-3) -75 (-3) +4 (+0) +5 (+0) -45 (-2) -61 (-2) -79 (-3) -142 (-6) -868 (-34)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -25) -9 ( -29) -8 ( -27) -9 ( -29) -6 ( -20) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) -7 ( -23) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -33) -10 ( -32)   -80 ( -22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 25' +2h 30' +3h 34' +5h 26' +6h 36' +6h 46' +4h 05' +3h 58' +6h 14' +5h 19' +3h 32' +3h 07'   +4h 23'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 05' -1h 55' -0h 21' +1h 20' +2h 44' +3h 27' +3h 08' +1h 55' +0h 18' -1h 22' -2h 46' -3h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -48 -29.8 -8.5 +14.7 +31.2 +37.5 +31.4 +14.6 -8.3 -30.5 -47.9 -54.9   -8.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -39 -45 -53 -59 -64 -62 -45 -39 -49 -51 -50 -43   -49.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -24.4 (-44) -25.3 (-46) -25.8 (-46) -24.3 (-44) -22.9 (-41) -16.4 (-30) -5.3 (-10) -4.2 (-8) -10.1 (-18) -16.6 (-30) -22.8 (-41) -24.2 (-44) -18.5 (-33)

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