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Tucson, Arizona vs Vancouver, British Columbia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada is approximately 2,144 km or 1,332 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Vancouver, British Columbia bearing 147.1° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 155.2° or SSE .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Vancouver, British Columbia has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Vancouver, British Columbia is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 10.3 °C (18.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.2 °C (9.4°F) more in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 862.5 mm (34 in) less which is equivalent to 862.5 l/m² (21.17 US gal/ft²) or 8,625,000 l/ha (922,070 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • There are 2017 more hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 5h 32' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Vancouver, British Columbia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 44.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.8°C (6.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +15 (+26) +16 (+29) +18 (+33) +16 (+28) +14 (+26) +16 (+28) +16 (+28) +14 (+24) +12 (+21) +14 (+26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +9 (+15) +10 (+18) +11 (+20) +14 (+24) +13 (+24) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +10 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+6) +4 (+6) +4 (+8) +5 (+10) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +10 (+19) +9 (+17) +10 (+17) +7 (+13) +5 (+8) +4 (+6) +6 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -128 (-5) -106 (-4) -91 (-4) -68 (-3) -57 (-2) -41 (-2) +24 (+1) +18 (+1) -22 (-1) -88 (-3) -153 (-6) -151 (-6) -863 (-34)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -16 ( -52) -12 ( -42) -14 ( -45) -11 ( -37) -9 ( -29) -9 ( -30) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) -6 ( -20) -12 ( -39) -15 ( -50) -17 ( -55)   -116 ( -32)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 42' +6h 24' +6h 32' +5h 50' +5h 15' +5h 38' +1h 05' +2h 19' +5h 20' +6h 42' +7h 10' +7h 23'   +5h 32'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 38' +0h 59' +0h 10' -0h 40' -1h 26' -1h 51' -1h 40' -0h 59' -0h 09' +0h 42' +1h 27' +1h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +16.9 +16.9 +16.9 +16.9 +16.9 +17 +17 +17 +16.9 +17 +17 +17   +17
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -45 -45 -45 -44 -47 -46 -30 -27 -42 -51 -56 -51   -44.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -2.8 (-5) -4.1 (-7) -5.1 (-9) -6.1 (-11) -8.8 (-16) -6.9 (-12) +1.9 (+3) +2.6 (+5) -1.4 (-3) -4.1 (-7) -6.2 (-11) -4.4 (-8) -3.8 (-7)

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