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Lusaka Int. vs Riyadh Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lusaka Int., Zambia and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is approximately 4,872 km or 3,027 mi.
  • To reach Lusaka Int. in this distance one would set out from Riyadh bearing 205.9° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lusaka Int. bearing 204.3° or SSW .
  • Lusaka Int. has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa) whereas Riyadh has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Lusaka Int. is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Riyadh is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 5.8 °C (10.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.5 °C (22.5°F) less in Lusaka Int.. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 780.8 mm (30.7 in) more which is equivalent to 780.8 l/m² (19.16 US gal/ft²) or 7,808,000 l/ha (834,727 US gal/ac) more. About 8 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.6° higher in Lusaka Int. than in Riyadh.
  • Relative humidity levels are 38% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.6°C (15.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-1 (-1) +-3 (-5) -8 (-14) -11 (-20) -16 (-29) -20 (-36) -21 (-38) -19 (-33) -13 (-23) -6 (-11) +-3 (-5) +0 (-1) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) 0 (0) -6 (-10) -14 (-25) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -11 (-19) -3 (-6) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) -6 (-10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+26) +13 (+24) +8 (+15) +2 (+4) -7 (-13) -13 (-24) -16 (-28) -15 (-27) -6 (-11) +2 (+4) +8 (+15) +15 (+27) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +234 (+9) +176 (+7) +71 (+3) +5 (+0) -5 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) +2 (+0) +17 (+1) +84 (+3) +197 (+8) +781 (+31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 08' +1h 20' +0h 14' -0h 55' -1h 54' -2h 23' -2h 10' -1h 20' -0h 12' +0h 57' +1h 55' +2h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +39.3 +29.6 +8.8 -14.4 -30.9 -37.4 -31.3 -14.8 +8 +29.7 +39 +40   +5.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +32.3 +42.5 +45.7 +42.8 +47.3 +51.2 +46.1 +39.6 +28.3 +24.6 +23.2 +32.6   +38
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.6 (+26) +15.6 (+28) +12.6 (+23) +7.3 (+13) +4.5 (+8) +5.8 (+10) +3 (+5) +4.2 (+8) +4.6 (+8) +7.5 (+14) +9.8 (+18) +14 (+25) +8.6 (+15)

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