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Paris vs Pretoria Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Pretoria, South Africa is approximately 8,680 km or 5,394 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Pretoria bearing 342.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 336.3° or NNW .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Pretoria has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Pretoria is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 5.8 °C (10.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6 °C (10.8°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 102 mm (4 in) more which is equivalent to 102 l/m² (2.5 US gal/ft²) or 1,020,000 l/ha (109,045 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • There are 1414 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 3h 52' less per day or about 4/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.2° lower in Paris than in Pretoria.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.6°C (2.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) +-1 (-2) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) -4 (-7) -11 (-20) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -9 (-16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -12 (-22) -6 (-11) +2 (+4) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) -1 (-1) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -6 (-10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -10 (-18) -4 (-7) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +8 (+14) +3 (+5) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -13 (-23) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -79 (-3) -30 (-1) -44 (-2) -12 (0) +44 (+2) +47 (+2) +56 (+2) +59 (+2) +35 (+1) +43 (+2) +41 (+2) -58 (-2) +102 (+4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +4 (+14) +2 (+6) +8 (+27) +9 (+29) +11 (+37) +11 (+35) +12 (+39) +10 (+33) +6 (+19) +4 (+13) +4 (+13)   +86 (+24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 23' -5h 07' -2h 34' -2h 12' -1h 52' -1h 06' -1h 36' -2h 50' -3h 20' -4h 50' -7h 00' -7h 36'   -3h 52'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 52' -3h 00' -0h 32' +2h 04' +4h 18' +5h 27' +4h 56' +3h 00' +0h 28' -2h 08' -4h 21' -5h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -62.3 -43.8 -22.4 +0.7 +17.3 +23.8 +17.8 +1 -21.8 -44.2 -62.1 -69.8   -22.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +22 +16 +6 +3 +7 +11 +16 +23 +31 +31 +29 +25   +18.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -13.2 (-24) -13.8 (-25) -10.3 (-19) -5.1 (-9) +3.5 (+6) +9.1 (+16) +12.3 (+22) +10.3 (+19) +7.1 (+13) -0.7 (-1) -6.7 (-12) -11.6 (-21) -1.6 (-3)

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