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Paris vs Catania, Sicily Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Catania, Sicily, Italy is approximately 1,626 km or 1,011 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Catania, Sicily bearing 324.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 316.2° or NW .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Catania, Sicily has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Catania, Sicily is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 5.7 °C (10.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 71.8 mm (2.8 in) more which is equivalent to 71.8 l/m² (1.76 US gal/ft²) or 718,000 l/ha (76,759 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/8 as much.
  • There are 652 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 1h 47' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.3° lower in Paris than in Catania, Sicily.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.9°C (7.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -6 (-10) -4 (-8) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -10 (-19) -10 (-18) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -6 (-10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -5 (-8) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -19 (-1) -7 (0) -11 (0) +7 (+0) +38 (+1) +48 (+2) +54 (+2) +55 (+2) +10 (+0) -56 (-2) -11 (0) -36 (-1) +72 (+3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +8 (+26) +9 (+32) +6 (+19) +9 (+30) +9 (+29) +10 (+33) +11 (+35) +12 (+39) +10 (+33) +6 (+19) +8 (+27) +8 (+26)   +106 (+29)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 03' -1h 37' -0h 25' -0h 08' -0h 19' -1h 28' -2h 30' -2h 00' -2h 16' -1h 56' -3h 40' -3h 00'   -1h 47'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 11' -0h 42' -0h 07' +0h 29' +1h 02' +1h 20' +1h 12' +0h 42' +0h 06' -0h 30' -1h 03' -1h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -11.3 -11.3 -11.3 -11.4 -11.3 -11.4 -11.3 -11.4 -11.4 -11.3 -11.3 -11.3   -11.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +16 +13 +5 -1 +1 +4 +6 +5 +10 +12 +14 +13   +8.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4 (-7) -4.4 (-8) -3 (-5) -3.4 (-6) -2.5 (-5) -2.9 (-5) -3.4 (-6) -5.2 (-9) -4.2 (-8) -4.6 (-8) -4.8 (-9) -4.9 (-9) -3.9 (-7)

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