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Rio De Janeiro vs Windhoek Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rio De Janeiro, Brazil and Windhoek, Namibia is approximately 6,134 km or 3,812 mi.
  • To reach Rio De Janeiro in this distance one would set out from Windhoek bearing 257° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Rio De Janeiro bearing 282.3° or WNW .
  • Rio De Janeiro has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Windhoek has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Rio De Janeiro is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Windhoek is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.4 °C (7.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.3 °C (9.5°F) less in Rio De Janeiro. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 802.9 mm (31.6 in) more which is equivalent to 802.9 l/m² (19.71 US gal/ft²) or 8,029,000 l/ha (858,353 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/6 as much.
  • There are 1355 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Rio De Janeiro. In whichever way circa 3h 42' less per day or about 5/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.2° lower in Rio De Janeiro than in Windhoek.
  • Relative humidity levels are 46.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.8°C (32°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Rio De Janeiro relative to Windhoek. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Windhoek vs Rio De Janeiro.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-1 (-1) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +3 (+5) +-4 (-7) +-3 (-5) +-3 (-5) +-1 (-3) +1 (+2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +6 (+10) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +9 (+16) +11 (+21) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +6 (+12) +6 (+12) +9 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +37 (+1) +32 (+1) +22 (+1) +99 (+4) +80 (+3) +79 (+3) +55 (+2) +51 (+2) +86 (+3) +76 (+3) +63 (+2) +122 (+5) +803 (+32)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +7 (+23) +9 (+29) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +11 (+37) +11 (+35) +9 (+30) +8 (+26)   +87 (+24)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 21' -2h 05' -2h 19' -2h 46' -3h 48' -4h 00' -4h 01' -4h 25' -5h 36' -5h 13' -4h 14' -3h 34'   -3h 42'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 01' +0h 00' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 01' -0h 01' -0h 00' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -0.3 -0.4 -0.4 -0.4 -0.4 -0.3 -0.3 -0.3 -0.2 -0.3 -0.2 +0.3   -0.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +39 +33 +29 +37 +48 +48 +50 +55 +61 +61 +47 +49   +46.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.2 (+24) +12.7 (+23) +11.8 (+21) +14.2 (+26) +20 (+36) +20.6 (+37) +22 (+40) +22.7 (+41) +22.5 (+41) +21.6 (+39) +15.3 (+28) +16.5 (+30) +17.8 (+32)

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