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Tucson, Arizona vs Shanghai Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Shanghai, China is approximately 11,062 km or 6,874 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Shanghai bearing 42.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 136.6° or SE .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Shanghai has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Shanghai is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.4 °C (7.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.5 °C (8.1°F) less in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 806.2 mm (31.7 in) less which is equivalent to 806.2 l/m² (19.79 US gal/ft²) or 8,062,000 l/ha (861,881 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • There are 1978 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 5h 25' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1° lower in Tucson, Arizona than in Shanghai.
  • Relative humidity levels are 51.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.1°C (19.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +10 (+19) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +8 (+14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +5 (+10) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +4 (+6) +2 (+3) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) +2 (+3) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -41 (-2) -63 (-2) -95 (-4) -110 (-4) -147 (-6) -68 (-3) -77 (-3) -113 (-4) -34 (-1) -34 (-1) -8 (0) -806 (-32)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -6 ( -21) -9 ( -29) -11 ( -37) -11 ( -35) -13 ( -43) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -6) -8 ( -27) -6 ( -19) -5 ( -17) -4 ( -13)   -82 ( -23)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 23' +5h 41' +5h 58' +7h 00' +7h 21' +8h 20' +3h 42' +3h 03' +6h 04' +4h 46' +4h 30' +4h 17'   +5h 25'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 04' -0h 02' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 03' +0h 04' +0h 04' +0h 02' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 03' -0h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -0.9 -0.8 -0.7 -0.8 -0.9 -1 -1.1 -1.2 -1.3 -1.2 -1.1 -1   -1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -38 -45 -52 -58 -64 -67 -52 -46 -53 -50 -49 -40   -51.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -2.3 (-4) -4 (-7) -8.6 (-15) -14.1 (-25) -19.2 (-35) -19.2 (-35) -13 (-23) -11.3 (-20) -12.6 (-23) -12 (-22) -11.2 (-20) -5.1 (-9) -11.1 (-20)

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