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Jiuquan vs Zurich Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Jiuquan, China and Zurich, Switzerland is approximately 6,880 km or 4,275 mi.
  • To reach Jiuquan in this distance one would set out from Zurich bearing 60.6° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Jiuquan bearing 129.8° or SE .
  • Jiuquan has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk) whereas Zurich has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Jiuquan is in or near the boreal moist forest biome whereas Zurich is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 1.3 °C (2.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.5 °C (22.5°F) more in Jiuquan. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1013 mm (39.9 in) less which is equivalent to 1013 l/m (24.86 US gal/ft) or 10,130,000 l/ha (1,082,964 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.6° higher in Jiuquan than in Zurich.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) 1 (+2) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +4 (+8) 3 (+5) -1 (-1) -4 (-7) 2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) +4 (+6) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -5 (-9) -8 (-15) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -10 (-19) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) -2 (-3) -5 (-8) -8 (-14) -12 (-21) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -67 (-3) -68 (-3) -66 (-3) -85 (-3) -95 (-4) -111 (-4) -99 (-4) -118 (-5) -84 (-3) -67 (-3) -80 (-3) -74 (-3) -1013 (-40)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -13 ( -42) -12 ( -42) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -33) -11 ( -35) -10 ( -33) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -23) -10 ( -33) -11 ( -35) -10 ( -33) -11 ( -35)   -123 ( -34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 47' +0h 28' +0h 05' -0h 19' -0h 42' -0h 54' -0h 48' -0h 28' -0h 04' +0h 20' +0h 42' +0h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.6 +7.6 +7.7 +7.7 +7.7 +7.7 +7.7 +7.6   +7.6

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