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Tucson, Arizona vs Yuma, Arizona Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tucson, Arizona, Usa and Yuma, Arizona, Usa is approximately 345 km or 215 mi.
  • To reach Tucson, Arizona in this distance one would set out from Yuma, Arizona bearing 96.8° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Tucson, Arizona bearing 98.8° or E .
  • Tucson, Arizona has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Yuma, Arizona has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Tucson, Arizona is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Yuma, Arizona is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 3.2 °C (5.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.1 °C (2°F) less in Tucson, Arizona. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 224.2 mm (8.8 in) more which is equivalent to 224.2 l/m² (5.5 US gal/ft²) or 2,242,000 l/ha (239,685 US gal/ac) more. About 3 7/9 as much.
  • There are 275 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Tucson, Arizona. In whichever way circa 0h 44' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.5° higher in Tucson, Arizona than in Yuma, Arizona.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2°C (3.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Tucson, Arizona relative to Yuma, Arizona. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Yuma, Arizona 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) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -3 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +13 (+1) +12 (+0) +13 (+1) +4 (+0) +4 (+0) +5 (+0) +54 (+2) +39 (+2) +35 (+1) +20 (+1) +11 (+0) +16 (+1) +224 (+9)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) +2 (+6) +1 (+3) +0.5 (+2) +0.5 (+2) +8 (+26) +7 (+23) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) +2 (+6)   +31 (+8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 19' -0h 27' -0h 30' -0h 34' -0h 38' -0h 54' -2h 09' -2h 00' -0h 30' -0h 23' -0h 26' -0h 05'   -0h 44'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 01' +0h 01' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 01' -0h 01' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░) +0.4 +0.4 +0.4 +0.4 +0.4 +0.4 +0.5 +0.4 +0.4 +0.5 +0.5 +0.5   +0.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +3 +3 -1 -3 -2 +4 +5 +0 +1 +2 +3   +1.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ░C & (░F) -0.4 (-1) -1.6 (-3) -1.2 (-2) -2.8 (-5) -4.2 (-8) -3.3 (-6) -1.4 (-3) -1.8 (-3) -3 (-5) -2.3 (-4) -1.3 (-2) -1 (-2) -2 (-4)

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