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Paris vs Vientiane Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Vientiane, Laos is approximately 9,237 km or 5,740 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Vientiane bearing 319.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 250.6° or WSW .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Vientiane has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Vientiane is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 14.3 °C (25.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.7 °C (17.5°F) more in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1029.7 mm (40.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1029.7 l/m² (25.27 US gal/ft²) or 10,297,000 l/ha (1,100,818 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • There are 580 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 1h 35' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.1° lower in Paris than in Vientiane.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.3°C (24°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -5 (-10) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -11 (-20) -14 (-25) -15 (-28) -11 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -18 (-33) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -13 (-23) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -11 (-19) -14 (-26) -17 (-30) -17 (-31) -14 (-26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-28) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -18 (-32) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -14 (-26) -15 (-27) -14 (-26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +50 (+2) +34 (+1) -1 (0) -43 (-2) -198 (-8) -219 (-9) -207 (-8) -259 (-10) -240 (-9) -37 (-1) +41 (+2) +47 (+2) -1030 (-41)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +15 (+48) +12 (+42) +8 (+26) +4 (+13) -4 ( -13) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -16) -6 ( -19) -2 ( -7) +7 (+23) +13 (+43) +16 (+52)   +51 (+14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -5h 48' -4h 25' -1h 46' -0h 48' +1h 09' +4h 06' +2h 40' +2h 15' +0h 10' -3h 50' -6h 12' -6h 42'   -1h 35'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 30' -1h 31' -0h 16' +1h 02' +2h 12' +2h 49' +2h 32' +1h 31' +0h 14' -1h 05' -2h 14' -2h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -30.7 -30.7 -30.7 -30.8 -26.2 -19.9 -25.5 -30.9 -30.9 -30.7 -30.8 -30.8   -29.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +19 +16 +9 +0 -9 -13 -12 -12 -5 +6 +17 +19   +2.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -14.1 (-25) -16.2 (-29) -16 (-29) -16.8 (-30) -14.1 (-25) -12.1 (-22) -9.7 (-17) -10.5 (-19) -11.2 (-20) -12.9 (-23) -13.1 (-24) -13.2 (-24) -13.3 (-24)

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