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Windhoek vs Shiraz Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Windhoek, Namibia and Shiraz, Iran is approximately 6,927 km or 4,304 mi.
  • To reach Windhoek in this distance one would set out from Shiraz bearing 217.3° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Windhoek bearing 214.8° or SW .
  • Windhoek has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Shiraz has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Windhoek is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Shiraz is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 1.7 °C (3.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14 °C (25.2°F) less in Windhoek. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 64.4 mm (2.5 in) more which is equivalent to 64.4 l/m² (1.58 US gal/ft²) or 644,000 l/ha (68,848 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.9° higher in Windhoek than in Shiraz.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.8°C (1.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+33) +14 (+26) +9 (+17) +3 (+6) -7 (-12) -14 (-26) -17 (-30) -13 (-23) -5 (-8) +4 (+6) +11 (+19) +16 (+29) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) +23 (+1) +33 (+1) +7 (+0) -1 (0) +1 (+0) +0 (+0) 0 (0) +1 (+0) +7 (+0) +12 (+0) -16 (-1) +64 (+3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 53' +1h 47' +0h 19' -1h 14' -2h 33' -3h 13' -2h 55' -1h 48' -0h 17' +1h 17' +2h 35' +3h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +45.7 +27.7 +6.4 -16.8 -33.4 -39.9 -33.8 -17.1 +5.6 +28 +45.4 +51.9   +5.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -25 -12 +0 -3 +0 +9 +3 -2 -8 -15 -16 -30   -8.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +9.8 (+18) +9.9 (+18) +8.5 (+15) +2 (+4) -5.6 (-10) -7 (-13) -12 (-22) -11.3 (-20) -8.3 (-15) -4.7 (-8) +3.9 (+7) +5.2 (+9) -0.8 (-1)

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