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La Quiaca Obs vs Pisco Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between La Quiaca Obs, Argentina and Pisco, Peru is approximately 1,457 km or 906 mi.
  • To reach La Quiaca Obs in this distance one would set out from Pisco bearing 131.2° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach La Quiaca Obs bearing 127.9° or SE .
  • La Quiaca Obs has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Pisco has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • La Quiaca Obs is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Pisco is in or near the warm temperate desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 9.9 °C (17.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) more in La Quiaca Obs. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 333.1 mm (13.1 in) more which is equivalent to 333.1 l/m² (8.18 US gal/ft²) or 3,331,000 l/ha (356,106 US gal/ac) more. About 223 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.8° lower in La Quiaca Obs than in Pisco.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -4 (-6) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-19) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -12 (-22) -14 (-24) -13 (-23) -11 (-19) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -10 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -15 (-28) -19 (-34) -20 (-37) -21 (-37) -18 (-32) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +79 (+3) +68 (+3) +48 (+2) +9 (+0) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) 0 (0) +0 (+0) +3 (+0) +16 (+1) +30 (+1) +78 (+3) +333 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 28' +0h 17' +0h 03' -0h 12' -0h 25' -0h 31' -0h 28' -0h 17' -0h 02' +0h 12' +0h 25' +0h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.1 -7.4 -8.3 -8.4 -8.4 -8.3 -8.4 -8.4 -8.3 -7.2 +3.2 +8.3   -4.8

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