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Paris vs Boston, Massachusetts Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Boston, Massachusetts, Usa is approximately 5,530 km or 3,436 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Boston, Massachusetts bearing 55.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 111.9° or ESE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Boston, Massachusetts has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.9 °C (1.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) less in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 435.3 mm (17.1 in) less which is equivalent to 435.3 l/m² (10.68 US gal/ft²) or 4,353,000 l/ha (465,365 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 899 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 2h 27' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.4° lower in Paris than in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5°C (9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +-1 (-2) +2 (+4) +1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +2 (+4) +0 (+1) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) +4 (+6) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +4 (+8) +1 (+3) +0 (+0) -2 (-4) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) +2 (+3) +5 (+9) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -35 (-1) -46 (-2) -59 (-2) -49 (-2) -26 (-1) -25 (-1) -13 (-1) -18 (-1) -23 (-1) -34 (-1) -56 (-2) -52 (-2) -435 (-17)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +3 (+11) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +5 (+17) +6 (+19)   +34 (+9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 58' -3h 17' -1h 40' -0h 42' -1h 21' -2h 02' -2h 44' -2h 11' -2h 18' -3h 00' -3h 28' -3h 50'   -2h 27'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 44' -0h 26' -0h 04' +0h 17' +0h 38' +0h 50' +0h 44' +0h 26' +0h 04' -0h 18' -0h 39' -0h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -6.5 -6.6 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.4 -6.4 -6.4 -6.3 -6.4 -6.4   -6.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +29 +26 +20 +15 +14 +12 +14 +15 +19 +28 +31 +32   +21.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +9.8 (+18) +8.8 (+16) +7.8 (+14) +5.4 (+10) +3.7 (+7) +1.2 (+2) +0.5 (+1) +0.5 (+1) +2.6 (+5) +5.2 (+9) +6.1 (+11) +8.7 (+16) +5 (+9)

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