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Kunming vs Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kunming, China and Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa, Usa is approximately 10,786 km or 6,703 mi.
  • To reach Kunming in this distance one would set out from Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa bearing 319.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kunming bearing 208.8° or SSW .
  • Kunming has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb) whereas Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Kunming is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome whereas Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 3.5 °C (6.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2 °C (3.6°F) less in Kunming. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 62 mm (2.4 in) more which is equivalent to 62 l/m² (1.52 US gal/ft²) or 620,000 l/ha (66,282 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.3° higher in Kunming than in Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kunming relative to Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Seattle/ Tacoma, Wa vs Kunming.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +10 (+17) +7 (+12) +3 (+5) +0 (0) +0 (0) +2 (+3) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +5 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +4 (+6) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +4 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (-1) 0 (0) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +0 (+1) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -125 (-5) -89 (-4) -74 (-3) -32 (-1) +49 (+2) +135 (+5) +186 (+7) +177 (+7) +74 (+3) +7 (+0) -108 (-4) -137 (-5) +62 (+2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 54' +1h 09' +0h 12' -0h 47' -1h 40' -2h 09' -1h 56' -1h 09' -0h 10' +0h 49' +1h 42' +2h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.2 +22.2 +22.1 +22.2 +22.3 +22.4 +22.3 +22.6 +22.7 +22.5 +22.5 +22.4   +22.3

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