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Paris vs Alicante, Costa Blanca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Alicante, Costa Blanca, Spain is approximately 1,184 km or 736 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Alicante, Costa Blanca bearing 10.1° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 12.1° or NNE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Alicante, Costa Blanca has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The average annual temperature is 6.3 °C (11.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.6 °C (4.7°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 262.4 mm (10.3 in) more which is equivalent to 262.4 l/m² (6.44 US gal/ft²) or 2,624,000 l/ha (280,523 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/4 as much.
  • There are 1134 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 3h 06' less per day or about 5/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.4° lower in Paris than in Alicante, Costa Blanca.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.5°C (6.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Paris relative to Alicante, Costa Blanca. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Alicante, Costa Blanca vs Paris.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -10 (-18) -8 (-15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -8 (-15) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +36 (+1) +19 (+1) +10 (+0) +8 (+0) +25 (+1) +32 (+1) +55 (+2) +56 (+2) +14 (+1) -16 (-1) +9 (+0) +16 (+1) +262 (+10)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +14 (+45) +10 (+35) +8 (+26) +7 (+23) +9 (+29) +9 (+30) +11 (+35) +12 (+39) +8 (+27) +9 (+29) +12 (+40) +11 (+35)   +120 (+33)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 00' -3h 53' -1h 46' -1h 56' -2h 13' -2h 48' -3h 46' -3h 30' -2h 18' -2h 52' -4h 10' -4h 01'   -3h 06'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 06' -0h 39' -0h 07' +0h 27' +0h 58' +1h 15' +1h 07' +0h 39' +0h 06' -0h 28' -0h 58' -1h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.4 -10.5 -10.4 -10.5 -10.4 -10.5 -10.4 -10.5 -10.4 -10.4 -10.4 -10.4   -10.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +23 +20 +9 +4 +7 +7 +7 +7 +10 +15 +21 +21   +12.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -3.6 (-6) -4.3 (-8) -3.7 (-7) -3.6 (-6) -1.8 (-3) -2.3 (-4) -3.2 (-6) -4.6 (-8) -4.4 (-8) -4 (-7) -3.3 (-6) -3.6 (-6) -3.5 (-6)

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