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Kufra vs Shiraz Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kufra, Libya and Shiraz, Iran is approximately 2,957 km or 1,838 mi.
  • To reach Kufra in this distance one would set out from Shiraz bearing 265.5° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Kufra bearing 252° or WSW .
  • Kufra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Shiraz has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Kufra is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Shiraz is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 5.4 °C (9.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7 °C (12.6°F) less in Kufra. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 304.6 mm (12 in) less which is equivalent to 304.6 l/m² (7.48 US gal/ft²) or 3,046,000 l/ha (325,638 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.3° higher in Kufra than in Shiraz.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.9°C (3.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +5 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -80 (-3) -50 (-2) -48 (-2) -31 (-1) -7 (0) 0 (0) -1 (0) +1 (+0) +0 (+0) -5 (0) -21 (-1) -63 (-2) -305 (-12)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 20' +0h 12' +0h 02' -0h 08' -0h 18' -0h 23' -0h 21' -0h 12' -0h 02' +0h 09' +0h 18' +0h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +5.3 +5.3 +5.3 +5.4 +5.3 +5.2 +5.1 +5.3 +5.3 +5.3 +5.3 +5.3   +5.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -20 -20 -18 -18 -8 +1 -1 -1 +1 -3 -6 -13   -8.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.1 (+4) +0.8 (+1) +0.8 (+1) -0.2 (0) +1 (+2) +2.9 (+5) -0.1 (0) +0.8 (+1) +3.1 (+6) +4 (+7) +4.7 (+8) +3.4 (+6) +1.9 (+3)

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