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Durban vs Washington, District Of Columbia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Durban, South Africa and Washington, District Of Columbia, Usa is approximately 13,503 km or 8,391 mi.
  • To reach Durban in this distance one would set out from Washington, District Of Columbia bearing 105° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Durban bearing 119.7° or ESE .
  • Durban has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Washington, District Of Columbia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Durban is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Washington, District Of Columbia is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 6 °C (10.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.3 °C (31.1°F) less in Durban. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 153.1 mm (6 in) less which is equivalent to 153.1 l/m² (3.76 US gal/ft²) or 1,531,000 l/ha (163,674 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • There are 258 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Durban. In whichever way circa 0h 42' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.1° higher in Durban than in Washington, District Of Columbia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 26.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 11.7°C (21°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Durban relative to Washington, District Of Columbia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Washington, District Of Columbia vs Durban.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +20 (+37) +13 (+24) +7 (+12) -1 (-1) -7 (-13) -9 (-17) -9 (-15) -4 (-7) +2 (+4) +10 (+19) +18 (+32) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +21 (+39) +15 (+27) +8 (+15) 0 (0) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -3 (-5) +5 (+8) +12 (+21) +18 (+33) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +17 (+30) +10 (+18) +0 (+1) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -2 (-3) +7 (+12) +13 (+23) +19 (+35) +7 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +65 (+3) +44 (+2) +46 (+2) +4 (+0) -34 (-1) -58 (-2) -58 (-2) -37 (-1) -11 (0) -68 (-3) -69 (-3) +23 (+1) -153 (-6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -23) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -19) -3 ( -10) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) +2 (+6)   -32 ( -9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 36' +1h 07' -0h 36' -0h 28' -0h 46' -2h 54' -2h 17' -1h 32' -2h 02' -1h 36' -0h 16' +1h 21'   -0h 42'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 05' +2h 32' +0h 27' -1h 45' -3h 37' -4h 34' -4h 08' -2h 32' -0h 24' +1h 48' +3h 39' +4h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +48.3 +29.6 +8.2 -15.1 -31.6 -38 -31.9 -15.1 +7.6 +30.2 +48.4 +55.8   +8.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +23 +30 +34 +35 +26 +21 +20 +22 +24 +27 +29 +26   +26.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +25.4 (+46) +26.3 (+47) +21.9 (+39) +16.4 (+30) +6.2 (+11) -2.1 (-4) -4.7 (-8) -3.2 (-6) +2.9 (+5) +10.5 (+19) +17.6 (+32) +22.8 (+41) +11.7 (+21)

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