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Tucson, Arizona vs Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa, Usa is approximately 1,945 km or 1,209 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa bearing 146.4° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 153.7° or SSE .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 9.1 °C (16.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.5 °C (9.9°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 639.9 mm (25.2 in) less which is equivalent to 639.9 l/m² (15.7 US gal/ft²) or 6,399,000 l/ha (684,096 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.2° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +13 (+24) +15 (+26) +17 (+30) +13 (+24) +12 (+22) +13 (+24) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +13 (+23)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +9 (+17) +11 (+19) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +6 (+12) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +9 (+15) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +6 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -115 (-5) -84 (-3) -72 (-3) -52 (-2) -39 (-2) -33 (-1) +41 (+2) +27 (+1) -5 (0) -55 (-2) -131 (-5) -123 (-5) -640 (-25)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 25' +0h 51' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 14' -1h 36' -1h 26' -0h 51' -0h 08' +0h 36' +1h 15' +1h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.1 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2 +15.2   +15.2

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