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PiteŚ vs Des Moines, Iowa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between PiteŚ, Sweden and Des Moines, Iowa, Usa is approximately 6,892 km or 4,283 mi.
  • To reach PiteŚ in this distance one would set out from Des Moines, Iowa bearing 25.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach PiteŚ bearing 129.8° or SE .
  • PiteŚ has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Des Moines, Iowa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • PiteŚ is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Des Moines, Iowa is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 7.6 °C (13.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.3 °C (9.5°F) less in PiteŚ. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 324.3 mm (12.8 in) less which is equivalent to 324.3 l/m² (7.96 US gal/ft²) or 3,243,000 l/ha (346,698 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 937 fewer hours of sunlight per year in PiteŚ. In whichever way circa 2h 34' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.7° lower in PiteŚ than in Des Moines, Iowa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.9°C (8.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for PiteŚ relative to Des Moines, Iowa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Des Moines, Iowa vs PiteŚ.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -9 (-17) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -12 (-21) -9 (-16) -3 (-6) -9 (-16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -10 (-19) -10 (-17) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -7 (-12) -2 (-4) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -5 (-9) -9 (-15) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) -6 (-11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +13 (+0) -3 (0) -36 (-1) -57 (-2) -63 (-2) -66 (-3) -46 (-2) -39 (-2) -21 (-1) -19 (-1) +3 (+0) +11 (+0) -324 (-13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +6 (+21) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) 0 ( 0) +4 (+13) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) +8 (+27) +8 (+26)   +39 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 46' -4h 04' -1h 29' -0h 54' +0h 01' -0h 18' -0h 34' -2h 44' -3h 50' -4h 25' -4h 38' -4h 11'   -2h 34'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 56' -2h 35' -0h 26' +1h 42' +4h 05' +6h 06' +5h 03' +2h 35' +0h 22' -1h 46' -4h 09' -6h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -23.6 -23.8 -23.9 -23.9 -23.8 -23.8 -23.7 -23.6 -23.6 -23.6 -23.5 -23.5   -23.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +10 +9 +13 +2 +0 +8 +8 +16 +25 +24 +13   +11.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1 (-2) -4.2 (-8) -6.7 (-12) -5.8 (-10) -8.8 (-16) -9 (-16) -5.6 (-10) -6.3 (-11) -5.1 (-9) -3 (-5) -2.4 (-4) -0.3 (-1) -4.9 (-9)

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