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Paris vs Houston, Texas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Houston, Texas, Usa is approximately 8,069 km or 5,014 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Houston, Texas bearing 43.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 115.9° or ESE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Houston, Texas has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Houston, Texas is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 8.4 °C (15.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.4 °C (2.5°F) less in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 551.2 mm (21.7 in) less which is equivalent to 551.2 l/m² (13.53 US gal/ft²) or 5,512,000 l/ha (589,269 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1019 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 2h 47' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.8° lower in Paris than in Houston, Texas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4°C (7.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -10 (-17) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -10 (-19) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -10 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -9 (-15) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -9 (-15) -7 (-13) -8 (-15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -8 (-15) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -6 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -28 (-1) -29 (-1) -39 (-2) -40 (-2) -76 (-3) -72 (-3) -32 (-1) -25 (-1) -69 (-3) -59 (-2) -45 (-2) -38 (-1) -551 (-22)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +4 (+14) +3 (+10) +5 (+17) +5 (+16) +4 (+13) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +6 (+19)   +57 (+16)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 11' -2h 39' -1h 27' -0h 50' -1h 52' -2h 50' -2h 36' -2h 38' -2h 42' -4h 13' -4h 28' -3h 58'   -2h 47'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 45' -1h 03' -0h 11' +0h 43' +1h 32' +1h 59' +1h 47' +1h 03' +0h 09' -0h 45' -1h 33' -1h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -18.9 -18.9 -18.9 -19 -18.9 -18.9 -18.7 -18.8 -18.7 -18.6 -18.7 -18.8   -18.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +24 +20 +17 +10 +11 +12 +12 +14 +19 +29 +32 +25   +18.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2 (-4) -4.1 (-7) -3.9 (-7) -6.4 (-12) -5.5 (-10) -5.5 (-10) -4.7 (-8) -5.1 (-9) -4.4 (-8) -2.1 (-4) -1.8 (-3) -2.5 (-5) -4 (-7)

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