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Rapid City (airport), Sd vs Jiuquan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rapid City (airport), Sd, Usa and Jiuquan, China is approximately 10,443 km or 6,490 mi.
  • To reach Rapid City (airport), Sd in this distance one would set out from Jiuquan bearing 15.4° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Rapid City (airport), Sd bearing 163.5° or SSE .
  • Rapid City (airport), Sd has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Jiuquan has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Rapid City (airport), Sd is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Jiuquan is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.9 °C (1.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) less in Rapid City (airport), Sd. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 334.5 mm (13.2 in) more which is equivalent to 334.5 l/m² (8.21 US gal/ft²) or 3,345,000 l/ha (357,603 US gal/ac) more. About 4 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.3° lower in Rapid City (airport), Sd than in Jiuquan.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Rapid City (airport), Sd relative to Jiuquan. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Jiuquan vs Rapid City (airport), Sd.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +1 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) 0 (-1) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -1 (-3) +0 (+0) 0 (0) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +8 (+0) +12 (+0) +22 (+1) +44 (+2) +58 (+2) +64 (+3) +32 (+1) +25 (+1) +21 (+1) +26 (+1) +13 (+0) +11 (+0) +335 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 25' -0h 15' -0h 02' +0h 10' +0h 22' +0h 28' +0h 25' +0h 15' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 22' -0h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -4.2 -4.1 -4.1 -4.1 -4.2 -4.3 -4.4 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.4 -4.3   -4.3

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