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La Quiaca Obs vs Palmyra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between La Quiaca Obs, Argentina and Palmyra, Syria is approximately 12,606 km or 7,834 mi.
  • To reach La Quiaca Obs in this distance one would set out from Palmyra bearing 258.5° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach La Quiaca Obs bearing 240.6° or WSW .
  • La Quiaca Obs has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Palmyra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • La Quiaca Obs is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Palmyra is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 8.8 °C (15.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14 °C (25.2°F) less in La Quiaca Obs. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 198.9 mm (7.8 in) more which is equivalent to 198.9 l/m² (4.88 US gal/ft²) or 1,989,000 l/ha (212,637 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.3° higher in La Quiaca Obs than in Palmyra.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for La Quiaca Obs relative to Palmyra. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Palmyra vs La Quiaca Obs.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) 1 (+1) -6 (-10) -13 (-24) -20 (-36) -23 (-41) -21 (-37) -16 (-28) -8 (-14) 1 (+2) +7 (+12) -7 (-13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) -1 (-1) -8 (-14) -16 (-30) -23 (-42) -26 (-46) -23 (-41) -18 (-32) -10 (-18) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) -9 (-17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) -1 (-1) -9 (-17) -19 (-35) -26 (-47) -29 (-52) -26 (-47) -21 (-37) -12 (-22) -3 (-5) +3 (+5) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +59 (+2) +48 (+2) +27 (+1) -11 (0) -6 (0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +1 (+0) +3 (+0) +6 (+0) +16 (+1) +57 (+2) +199 (+8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 13' +2h 00' +0h 22' -1h 23' -2h 51' -3h 35' -3h 16' -2h 00' -0h 19' +1h 26' +2h 53' +3h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +51 +33.1 +11.8 -11.4 -28 -34.4 -28.3 -11.6 +11.2 +33.5 +50.7 +56.6   +11.3

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