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Rio Gallegos vs Jiuquan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rio Gallegos, Argentina and Jiuquan, China is approximately 18,395 km or 11,431 mi.
  • To reach Rio Gallegos in this distance one would set out from Jiuquan bearing 211.5° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Rio Gallegos bearing 319.6° or NW .
  • Rio Gallegos has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Jiuquan has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Rio Gallegos is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome whereas Jiuquan is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 0.6 °C (1.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.2 °C (32.8°F) less in Rio Gallegos. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 154.2 mm (6.1 in) more which is equivalent to 154.2 l/m² (3.78 US gal/ft²) or 1,542,000 l/ha (164,850 US gal/ac) more. About 2 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.5° lower in Rio Gallegos than in Jiuquan.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +18 (+32) +8 (+14) -4 (-8) -15 (-27) -22 (-39) -24 (-43) -21 (-38) -11 (-20) +-1 (-2) +11 (+19) +19 (+35) +-2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +19 (+34) +9 (+16) -2 (-3) -12 (-21) -18 (-33) -21 (-37) -17 (-31) -9 (-16) +1 (+2) +12 (+22) +20 (+37) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +23 (+41) +19 (+35) +10 (+18) +1 (+1) -8 (-15) -14 (-26) -17 (-30) -14 (-25) -7 (-13) +1 (+3) +11 (+21) +20 (+36) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +32 (+1) +20 (+1) +15 (+1) +17 (+1) +13 (+1) +5 (+0) 0 (0) -6 (0) +1 (+0) +15 (+1) +20 (+1) +24 (+1) +154 (+6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +8 (+28) +5 (+16) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) +6 (+19) +6 (+20) +8 (+26)   +56 (+15)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 19' +3h 52' +0h 42' -2h 40' -5h 34' -7h 05' -6h 24' -3h 53' -0h 36' +2h 45' +5h 38' +7h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +27.8 +9.1 -12.4 -35.7 -52.2 -58.7 -52.7 -36 -13.1 +9.6 +28 +35   -12.5

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