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Seattle, Washington vs Kinshasa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Seattle, Washington, Usa and Kinshasa, Democratic Republic Of The Congo is approximately 13,750 km or 8,544 mi.
  • To reach Seattle, Washington in this distance one would set out from Kinshasa bearing 327° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Seattle, Washington bearing 233.6° or SW .
  • Seattle, Washington has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb) whereas Kinshasa has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Seattle, Washington is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Kinshasa is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 13.7 °C (24.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9 °C (16.2°F) more in Seattle, Washington. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 516.6 mm (20.3 in) less which is equivalent to 516.6 l/m² (12.68 US gal/ft²) or 5,166,000 l/ha (552,280 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 305 more hours of sunlight per year in Seattle, Washington. In whichever way circa 0h 49' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31.8° lower in Seattle, Washington than in Kinshasa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 10.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.4°C (27.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Seattle, Washington relative to Kinshasa. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Kinshasa vs Seattle, Washington.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -21 (-37) -19 (-34) -17 (-30) -13 (-24) -7 (-13) -4 (-6) -5 (-8) -10 (-17) -14 (-26) -19 (-35) -22 (-40) -14 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-37) -20 (-35) -18 (-32) -16 (-29) -13 (-24) -7 (-13) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) -14 (-24) -18 (-32) -21 (-37) -14 (-25)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-33) -19 (-34) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -13 (-24) -7 (-13) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -8 (-15) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -19 (-35) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -27 (-1) -63 (-2) -125 (-5) -174 (-7) -95 (-4) +31 (+1) +17 (+1) +29 (+1) +0 (+0) -15 (-1) -104 (-4) +9 (+0) -517 (-20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +7 (+23) +3 (+11) +2 (+6) -5 ( -17) -1 ( -3) +8 (+27) +5 (+16) +4 (+13) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +1 (+3) +5 (+16)   +35 (+10)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 23' -1h 24' -0h 01' +1h 46' +2h 19' +2h 58' +5h 52' +3h 05' +1h 56' -0h 25' -1h 40' -2h 09'   +0h 49'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 31' -2h 10' -0h 23' +1h 29' +3h 06' +3h 57' +3h 34' +2h 10' +0h 20' -1h 32' -3h 09' -3h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -51.7 -51 -42.2 -19.3 -2.7 +3.6 -2.4 -19.2 -41.8 -51.2 -51.8 -51.9   -31.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -7 -12 -21 -22 -20 -18 -7 -4 -2 -3 -2   -10.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.7 (-37) -20.5 (-37) -19.7 (-35) -20.2 (-36) -17.4 (-31) -11.3 (-20) -7.4 (-13) -6.1 (-11) -9.5 (-17) -13.6 (-24) -17.7 (-32) -20.6 (-37) -15.4 (-28)

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