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Zaranj vs Alicante, Costa Blanca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Zaranj, Afghanistan and Alicante, Costa Blanca, Spain is approximately 5,652 km or 3,512 mi.
  • To reach Zaranj in this distance one would set out from Alicante, Costa Blanca bearing 78.3° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Zaranj bearing 116.4° or ESE .
  • Zaranj has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Alicante, Costa Blanca has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The average temperature is 3.5 °C (6.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.6 °C (26.3°F) more in Zaranj. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 305.1 mm (12 in) less which is equivalent to 305.1 l/m² (7.49 US gal/ft²) or 3,051,000 l/ha (326,172 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.4° higher in Zaranj than in Alicante, Costa Blanca.
  • Relative humidity levels are 24.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.5°C (8.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Zaranj relative to Alicante, Costa Blanca. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Alicante, Costa Blanca vs Zaranj.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) 1 (+1) +5 (+9) +11 (+19) +12 (+22) +14 (+25) +11 (+19) +9 (+17) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) 2 (+4) 1 (+1) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -3 (-6) 0 (-1) +5 (+8) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) -17 (-1) -14 (-1) -31 (-1) -32 (-1) -23 (-1) -4 (0) -8 (0) -41 (-2) -65 (-3) -41 (-2) -29 (-1) -305 (-12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 34' +0h 21' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 30' -0h 38' -0h 35' -0h 21' -0h 03' +0h 15' +0h 30' +0h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.4 +7.2 +7.3 +7.3 +7.4 +7.3 +7.4 +7.4 +7.5 +7.3 +7.4 +7.4   +7.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -11 -14 -22 -25 -27 -33 -35 -36 -35 -28 -19 -14   -24.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.2 (-13) -5.7 (-10) -4 (-7) -0.1 (0) +0.9 (+2) -1.5 (-3) -3.8 (-7) -6.4 (-12) -7.6 (-14) -5.3 (-10) -6.5 (-12) -6.5 (-12) -4.5 (-8)

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