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Paris vs Kathmandu Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Kathmandu, Nepal is approximately 7,242 km or 4,500 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Kathmandu bearing 313.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 255.6° or WSW .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Kathmandu has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Kathmandu is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 6.7 °C (12°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2 °C (3.6°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 724 mm (28.5 in) less which is equivalent to 724 l/m² (17.77 US gal/ft²) or 7,240,000 l/ha (774,004 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 716 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 1h 58' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.1° lower in Paris than in Kathmandu.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.6°C (10°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) -11 (-20) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) 0 (0) -4 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +49 (+2) +30 (+1) -1 (0) -10 (0) -42 (-2) -144 (-6) -319 (-13) -281 (-11) -113 (-4) +13 (+1) +46 (+2) +48 (+2) -724 (-29)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +16 (+52) +9 (+32) +10 (+32) +7 (+23) +2 (+6) -3 ( -10) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -23) +1 (+3) +9 (+29) +14 (+47) +15.5 (+50)   +64.5 (+18)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 17' -6h 05' -3h 15' -1h 12' +0h 03' +1h 54' +3h 23' +1h 56' +1h 34' -4h 03' -6h 08' -6h 34'   -1h 58'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 54' -1h 09' -0h 12' +0h 47' +1h 40' +2h 09' +1h 56' +1h 09' +0h 10' -0h 49' -1h 42' -2h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21.1 -21 -21.2 -21.2 -21.1 -21.1 -21.1   -21.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +10 +13 +14 +16 +12 -4 -11 -11 -4 +5 +4 +9   +4.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.1 (-7) -5.4 (-10) -4.2 (-8) -4.2 (-8) -4.2 (-8) -6.7 (-12) -6.1 (-11) -6.6 (-12) -7.1 (-13) -6.4 (-12) -6.7 (-12) -4.9 (-9) -5.6 (-10)

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