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Durban vs Amman Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Durban, South Africa and Amman, Jordan is approximately 6,909 km or 4,293 mi.
  • To reach Durban in this distance one would set out from Amman bearing 184.9° or S and follow the great circles arc to approach Durban bearing 184.8° or S .
  • Durban has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Amman has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Durban is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Amman is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 3.4 °C (6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.5 °C (17.1°F) less in Durban. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 557 mm (21.9 in) more which is equivalent to 557 l/m² (13.67 US gal/ft²) or 5,570,000 l/ha (595,470 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • There are 1259 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Durban. In whichever way circa 3h 26' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.3° higher in Durban than in Amman.
  • Relative humidity levels are 28.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.5°C (18.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Durban relative to Amman. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Amman vs Durban.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +3 (+5) -4 (-7) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) +-5 (-9) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+28) +16 (+28) +12 (+21) +6 (+11) -1 (-2) -7 (-13) -9 (-15) -8 (-15) -4 (-8) +0 (+0) +7 (+13) +13 (+24) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +14 (+25) +8 (+14) +1 (+2) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -1 (-2) +3 (+5) +9 (+16) +14 (+25) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +72 (+3) +59 (+2) +75 (+3) +56 (+2) +56 (+2) +28 (+1) +39 (+2) +62 (+2) +73 (+3) +1 (+0) -15 (-1) +51 (+2) +557 (+22)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +6 (+20) +8 (+26) +6 (+20) +4 (+13)   +41 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 05' -0h 29' -2h 03' -3h 14' -4h 15' -6h 12' -6h 13' -5h 38' -5h 30' -4h 36' -2h 20' -0h 32'   -3h 26'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 32' +2h 12' +0h 24' -1h 31' -3h 08' -3h 56' -3h 35' -2h 12' -0h 20' +1h 34' +3h 10' +3h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +41.5 +22.9 +1.4 -21.8 -38.4 -44.8 -38.8 -22.1 +0.7 +23.3 +41.5 +48.9   +1.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +17 +24 +33 +40 +37 +36 +35 +33 +37 +25 +14   +28.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +17.7 (+32) +18.4 (+33) +16.5 (+30) +13.8 (+25) +10 (+18) +3.9 (+7) +2.2 (+4) +1.5 (+3) +4.2 (+8) +9.3 (+17) +12.5 (+23) +15.5 (+28) +10.5 (+19)

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