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Paris vs Van Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Van, Turkey is approximately 3,447 km or 2,142 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Van bearing 303° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 273.9° or W .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Van has a warm, dry summer continental/ hemiboreal climate (Dsb).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Van is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.9 °C (5.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.6 °C (17.3°F) less in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 233.9 mm (9.2 in) more which is equivalent to 233.9 l/m² (5.74 US gal/ft²) or 2,339,000 l/ha (250,055 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/5 as much.
  • There are 808 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 2h 12' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.3° lower in Paris than in Van.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.6°C (11.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +4 (+6) +2 (+3) +0 (-1) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) +-1 (-2) +0 (0) +3 (+5) +1 (+2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +0 (+1) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) 0 (-1) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +5 (+10) +3 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +4 (+6) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +4 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +21 (+1) +12 (+0) -7 (0) -12 (0) +7 (+0) +33 (+1) +55 (+2) +57 (+2) +42 (+2) +2 (+0) +9 (+0) +17 (+1) +234 (+9)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +9 (+29) +7 (+25) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +4 (+13) +9 (+30) +11 (+35) +12 (+39) +11 (+37) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +10 (+32)   +94 (+26)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 17' -2h 18' -0h 03' -0h 54' -1h 38' -3h 12' -3h 50' -3h 01' -1h 50' -1h 38' -3h 00' -2h 48'   -2h 12'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 05' -0h 39' -0h 07' +0h 26' +0h 57' +1h 14' +1h 06' +0h 39' +0h 06' -0h 27' -0h 58' -1h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.3 -10.3 -10.3 -10.3 -10.3 -10.4 -10.3 -10.4 -10.4 -10.3 -10.3 -10.3   -10.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +16 +11 +2 +0 +9 +18 +25 +31 +35 +23 +20 +19   +17.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +9.8 (+18) +8.6 (+15) +6.6 (+12) +3.5 (+6) +4.3 (+8) +4.8 (+9) +5 (+9) +6.4 (+12) +8.5 (+15) +6.5 (+12) +6.8 (+12) +7.9 (+14) +6.6 (+12)

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