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Valencia vs Kandahar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Valencia, Spain and Kandahar, Afghanistan is approximately 5,936 km or 3,688 mi.
  • To reach Valencia in this distance one would set out from Kandahar bearing 298.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Valencia bearing 256.6° or WSW .
  • Valencia has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Kandahar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Valencia is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Kandahar is in or near the warm temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.6 °C (2.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.1 °C (21.8°F) less in Valencia. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 289.1 mm (11.4 in) more which is equivalent to 289.1 l/m² (7.1 US gal/ft²) or 2,891,000 l/ha (309,067 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/2 as much.
  • There are 926 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Valencia. In whichever way circa 2h 31' less per day or about 3/4 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8° lower in Valencia than in Kandahar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.8°C (10.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -4 (-6) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -13 (-24) -11 (-20) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) +-5 (-8) +-2 (-4) +1 (+1) -5 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +3 (+6) -1 (-2) -6 (-10) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -7 (-13) -5 (-8) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +4 (+6) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +5 (+8) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +2 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -18 (-1) -8 (0) -4 (0) +23 (+1) +32 (+1) +23 (+1) +14 (+1) +19 (+1) +48 (+2) +84 (+3) +55 (+2) +21 (+1) +289 (+11)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) -5 ( -18) +2 (+6) -4 ( -13) +7 (+23) +5 (+17) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +6 (+19) +6 (+20) +4 (+13)   +35 (+9)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 46' -0h 57' -1h 52' -1h 08' -3h 23' -3h 14' -1h 38' -2h 48' -3h 00' -4h 00' -4h 00' -2h 30'   -2h 31'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 38' -0h 23' -0h 04' +0h 16' +0h 33' +0h 43' +0h 39' +0h 23' +0h 03' -0h 16' -0h 34' -0h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -8 -7.8 -7.9 -8 -8 -8 -8 -8 -8.1 -8.1 -8 -8   -8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 -4 +5 +14 +29 +36 +37 +38 +39 +31 +18 +6   +20.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +4.5 (+8) +2.2 (+4) +0.3 (+1) -0.7 (-1) +3.2 (+6) +6.7 (+12) +7.5 (+14) +10.1 (+18) +13.4 (+24) +10.9 (+20) +7.2 (+13) +4.3 (+8) +5.8 (+10)

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