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Paris vs Cayenne Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Cayenne, French Guiana is approximately 7,087 km or 4,404 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Cayenne bearing 36.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 65.1° or ENE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Cayenne has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Cayenne is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 15.2 °C (27.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15 °C (27°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 3125 mm (123 in) less which is equivalent to 3125 l/m² (76.69 US gal/ft²) or 31,250,000 l/ha (3,340,832 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • There are 384 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 1h 03' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33.3° lower in Paris than in Cayenne.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.5°C (26.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -17 (-31) -14 (-25) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -16 (-29) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -15 (-27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -9 (-15) -11 (-20) -16 (-28) -20 (-35) -22 (-40) -15 (-27)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -22 (-40) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -15 (-27) -18 (-32) -21 (-38) -16 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -375 (-15) -377 (-15) -397 (-16) -438 (-17) -533 (-21) -403 (-16) -215 (-8) -80 (-3) +23 (+1) +8 (+0) -71 (-3) -267 (-11) -3125 (-123)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -6 ( -19) -6 ( -21) -9 ( -29) -6 ( -20) -13 ( -42) -14 ( -47) -9 ( -29) -1 ( -3) +7 (+23) +8 (+26) +4 (+13) -5 ( -16)   -50 ( -14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 42' -1h 05' +0h 42' +2h 10' +3h 01' +2h 26' +1h 03' -0h 27' -2h 44' -4h 30' -5h 48' -4h 42'   -1h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 12' -1h 57' -0h 21' +1h 21' +2h 49' +3h 36' +3h 15' +1h 58' +0h 18' -1h 23' -2h 51' -3h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -43.9 -43.8 -43.7 -29.8 -13.2 -6.8 -12.8 -29.6 -43.6 -43.5 -43.7 -43.9   -33.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +6 -5 -12 -14 -10 -5 +1 +9 +15 +15 +10   +1.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.4 (-37) -20.4 (-37) -18.5 (-33) -18 (-32) -13.5 (-24) -10.8 (-19) -7.8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8.6 (-15) -11.9 (-21) -16.2 (-29) -19.8 (-36) -14.5 (-26)

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