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Giresun vs Herat Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Giresun, Turkey and Herat, Afghanistan is approximately 2,220 km or 1,380 mi.
  • To reach Giresun in this distance one would set out from Herat bearing 296.6° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Giresun bearing 281.9° or WNW .
  • Giresun has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Herat has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Giresun is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Herat is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 1.5 °C (2.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.6 °C (20.9°F) less in Giresun. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 997.2 mm (39.3 in) more which is equivalent to 997.2 l/m² (24.47 US gal/ft²) or 9,972,000 l/ha (1,066,073 US gal/ac) more. About 5 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.7° lower in Giresun than in Herat.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +-1 (-2) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) +-1 (-3) +1 (+2) -6 (-11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +2 (+3) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -3 (-6) 0 (0) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) -1 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +1 (+3) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) +0 (+1) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +9 (+16) +8 (+15) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +70 (+3) +44 (+2) +34 (+1) +52 (+2) +56 (+2) +78 (+3) +75 (+3) +90 (+4) +113 (+4) +158 (+6) +132 (+5) +96 (+4) +997 (+39)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 34' -0h 20' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 30' +0h 38' +0h 34' +0h 20' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 30' -0h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -6.6 -6.6 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.6 -6.7 -6.7   -6.7

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