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Paris vs Washington, District Of Columbia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Paris, France and Washington, District Of Columbia, Usa is approximately 6,169 km or 3,833 mi.
  • To reach Paris in this distance one would set out from Washington, District Of Columbia bearing 51.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Paris bearing 111.7° or ESE .
  • Paris has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Washington, District Of Columbia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Paris is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Washington, District Of Columbia is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 2.9 °C (5.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.8 °C (15.8°F) less in Paris. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 362.1 mm (14.3 in) less which is equivalent to 362.1 l/m² (8.89 US gal/ft²) or 3,621,000 l/ha (387,109 US gal/ac) less. About 5/8 as much.
  • There are 761 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Paris. In whichever way circa 2h 05' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10° lower in Paris than in Washington, District Of Columbia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 25.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.7°C (4.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+1) +-1 (-1) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -5 (-8) +-1 (-2) -4 (-7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -5 (-10) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) +0 (+1) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+4) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -13 (-1) -23 (-1) -46 (-2) -27 (-1) -36 (-1) -32 (-1) -38 (-1) -35 (-1) -29 (-1) -27 (-1) -28 (-1) -29 (-1) -362 (-14)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +5 (+18) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) +2 (+7) +1 (+3) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) +6 (+20) +6 (+19)   +41 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 00' -2h 39' -1h 40' -0h 46' -0h 42' -1h 42' -1h 25' -1h 23' -1h 52' -2h 44' -3h 58' -3h 09'   -2h 05'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 03' -0h 38' -0h 06' +0h 26' +0h 55' +1h 12' +1h 04' +0h 38' +0h 05' -0h 27' -0h 56' -1h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10 -10.1 -10 -10.1 -10 -10 -9.9 -9.9 -9.9 -9.8 -9.9 -9.9   -10
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +31 +32 +26 +23 +18 +17 +17 +17 +23 +30 +37 +34   +25.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7.2 (+13) +6.6 (+12) +5.3 (+10) +3.3 (+6) +0.7 (+1) -1.5 (-3) -1.9 (-3) -2.3 (-4) +0.3 (+1) +3.3 (+6) +5.3 (+10) +6.5 (+12) +2.7 (+5)

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