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Paris vs Nairobi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Nairobi, Kenya is approximately 6,479 km or 4,026 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Nairobi bearing 334° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 318.4° or NW .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Nairobi is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 6.1 °C (11°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13 °C (23.4°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 306 mm (12 in) less which is equivalent to 306 l/m² (7.51 US gal/ft²) or 3,060,000 l/ha (327,134 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 685 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 1h 53' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33.4° lower in Paris than in Nairobi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 5.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.9°C (8.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -19 (-34) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) -3 (-5) -9 (-16) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-26) -15 (-26) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +5 (+8) +4 (+6) -1 (-1) -7 (-13) -11 (-19) -14 (-24) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -3 (-5) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +11 (+0) -5 (0) -66 (-3) -164 (-6) -103 (-4) +8 (+0) +40 (+2) +38 (+1) +29 (+1) -4 (0) -58 (-2) -32 (-1) -306 (-12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +13 (+42) +10 (+35) +3 (+10) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) +6 (+20) +9 (+29) +9 (+29) +9 (+30) +7 (+23) +3 (+10) +8 (+26)   +73 (+20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -7h 11' -6h 32' -3h 34' -0h 32' +1h 27' +2h 22' +3h 29' +2h 40' -0h 02' -3h 01' -5h 04' -6h 46'   -1h 53'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 31' -2h 09' -0h 23' +1h 29' +3h 06' +3h 57' +3h 34' +2h 09' +0h 20' -1h 32' -3h 08' -3h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -49.9 -49.6 -46.1 -23.7 -7.1 -0.7 -6.6 -23.4 -45.6 -49.4 -49.9 -50.1   -33.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +17 +16 +6 -7 -8 -8 -9 -3 +8 +20 +17 +15   +5.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11 (-20) -11 (-20) -9.4 (-17) -9.2 (-17) -4.5 (-8) -0.3 (-1) +2.5 (+5) +2.7 (+5) +1.2 (+2) -2.6 (-5) -7.1 (-13) -10.5 (-19) -4.9 (-9)

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