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Tucson, Arizona vs Safford, Az Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Safford, Az, Usa is approximately 124 km or 77 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Safford, Az bearing 226.5° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 225.9° or SW .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Safford, Az has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Safford, Az is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 3.1 °C (5.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.2 °C (4°F) less in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 59 mm (2.3 in) more which is equivalent to 59 l/m² (1.45 US gal/ft²) or 590,000 l/ha (63,075 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.8° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Safford, Az.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +6 (+11) +5 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +5 (+0) +1 (+0) +5 (+0) +2 (+0) +0 (+0) -2 (0) +16 (+1) +16 (+1) +8 (+0) +2 (+0) +3 (+0) +3 (+0) +59 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 03' +0h 02' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 03' -0h 03' -0h 03' -0h 02' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 03' +0h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +0.7 +0.8 +0.8 +0.8 +0.7 +0.8 +0.8 +0.8 +0.7 +0.8 +0.8 +0.8   +0.8

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