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Paris vs Kingston Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Kingston, Jamaica is approximately 7,729 km or 4,803 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Kingston bearing 43.7° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 94.1° or E .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kingston has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average annual temperature is 15.5 °C (27.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14 °C (25.2°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 192 mm (7.6 in) less which is equivalent to 192 l/m² (4.71 US gal/ft²) or 1,920,000 l/ha (205,261 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • There are 1162 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 3h 11' less per day or about 3/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.1° lower in Paris than in Kingston.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.5°C (26°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Paris relative to Kingston. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Kingston 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) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -15 (-27) -21 (-38) -23 (-41) -15 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -18 (-32) -16 (-28) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -12 (-21) -16 (-29) -20 (-36) -22 (-40) -16 (-28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +36 (+1) +28 (+1) +25 (+1) +5 (+0) -81 (-3) -60 (-2) +8 (+0) -28 (-1) -31 (-1) -118 (-5) -1 (0) +25 (+1) -192 (-8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +13 (+42) +12 (+42) +9 (+29) +10 (+33) +6 (+19) +5 (+17) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +6 (+20) +3 (+10) +9 (+30) +12 (+39)   +99 (+27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 36' -5h 44' -3h 40' -2h 24' -0h 44' +0h 12' -0h 38' -1h 07' -1h 26' -3h 25' -6h 06' -6h 36'   -3h 11'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 30' -1h 31' -0h 16' +1h 02' +2h 12' +2h 49' +2h 32' +1h 31' +0h 14' -1h 05' -2h 14' -2h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.9 -30.9 -30.9 -31 -26.1 -19.9 -25.5 -30.8 -30.7 -30.6 -30.7 -30.8   -29.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +7 -2 -8 -7 -6 -4 +2 +6 +6 +17 +14   +3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -18.8 (-34) -19.7 (-35) -17.9 (-32) -16.6 (-30) -13.5 (-24) -11 (-20) -8.5 (-15) -8.2 (-15) -9.8 (-18) -14.4 (-26) -16.2 (-29) -18.9 (-34) -14.5 (-26)

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