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PiteŚ vs Kandahar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between PiteŚ, Sweden and Kandahar, Afghanistan is approximately 4,801 km or 2,984 mi.
  • To reach PiteŚ in this distance one would set out from Kandahar bearing 334.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach PiteŚ bearing 299.4° or WNW .
  • PiteŚ has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Kandahar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • PiteŚ is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Kandahar is in or near the warm temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 16.2 °C (29.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.3 °C (0.5°F) less in PiteŚ. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 326.4 mm (12.9 in) more which is equivalent to 326.4 l/m² (8.01 US gal/ft²) or 3,264,000 l/ha (348,943 US gal/ac) more. About 2 5/7 as much.
  • There are 1646 fewer hours of sunlight per year in PiteŚ. In whichever way circa 4h 30' less per day or about 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33.7° lower in PiteŚ than in Kandahar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 33% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.4°C (9.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-33) -21 (-37) -23 (-41) -23 (-42) -23 (-42) -22 (-40) -19 (-35) -19 (-35) -21 (-38) -22 (-39) -21 (-38) -18 (-33) -21 (-38)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-26) -18 (-32) -20 (-36) -20 (-35) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -15 (-28) -15 (-27) -15 (-26) -15 (-26) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -16 (-29)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -16 (-30) -18 (-33) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -12 (-21) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -9 (-15) -9 (-15) -9 (-17) -11 (-20) -12 (-22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -17 (-1) -18 (-1) +9 (+0) +28 (+1) +47 (+2) +48 (+2) +67 (+3) +69 (+3) +46 (+2) +41 (+2) +24 (+1) +326 (+13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +3 (+11) +5 (+16) -1 ( -3) +8 (+26) +11 (+37) +12 (+39) +12 (+39) +12 (+40) +11 (+35) +14 (+47) +14 (+45)   +112 (+31)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 58' -4h 53' -2h 56' -1h 26' -3h 01' -2h 16' -1h 42' -5h 01' -5h 20' -6h 46' -7h 50' -6h 52'   -4h 30'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 46' -3h 05' -0h 32' +2h 03' +4h 49' +7h 02' +5h 54' +3h 06' +0h 27' -2h 08' -4h 54' -7h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -33.6 -33.6 -33.7 -33.8 -33.8 -33.8 -33.8 -33.8 -33.8 -33.8 -33.6 -33.5   -33.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +24 +20 +21 +25 +26 +34 +36 +40 +45 +48 +46 +31   +33
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9.5 (-17) -12.9 (-23) -13.6 (-24) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -2.4 (-4) -0.4 (-1) +0.7 (+1) +1.8 (+3) +0 (+0) -3 (-5) -6.9 (-12) -5.4 (-10)

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