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Paris vs Portland, Maine Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Portland, Maine, Usa is approximately 5,402 km or 3,357 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Portland, Maine bearing 56.9° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 112.9° or ESE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Portland, Maine has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Portland, Maine is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 4.2 °C (7.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10 °C (18°F) less in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 507.3 mm (20 in) less which is equivalent to 507.3 l/m² (12.45 US gal/ft²) or 5,073,000 l/ha (542,337 US gal/ac) less. About 5/9 as much.
  • There are 752 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 2h 03' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.2° lower in Paris than in Portland, Maine.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.2°C (12.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +6 (+12) +7 (+12) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +5 (+10) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +5 (+8) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) +1 (+3) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +8 (+14) +4 (+7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +5 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -34 (-1) -39 (-2) -58 (-2) -62 (-2) -35 (-1) -33 (-1) -20 (-1) -9 (0) -24 (-1) -49 (-2) -80 (-3) -66 (-3) -507 (-20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +3 (+11) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +5 (+16)   +29 (+8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 46' -2h 54' -1h 21' -0h 32' -1h 00' -1h 28' -2h 23' -2h 19' -1h 52' -2h 27' -2h 32' -3h 07'   -2h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 36' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 31' +0h 41' +0h 36' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 15' -0h 32' -0h 41'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.2 -5.3 -5.2 -5.3 -5.2 -5.2 -5.1 -5.1 -5.1 -5 -5.1 -5.2   -5.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +25 +23 +15 +11 +11 +8 +10 +12 +17 +24 +25 +27   +17.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.2 (+24) +12 (+22) +9.4 (+17) +6.7 (+12) +5.6 (+10) +2.9 (+5) +2.1 (+4) +2.2 (+4) +5.1 (+9) +7.6 (+14) +8 (+14) +11.5 (+21) +7.2 (+13)

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