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Adelaide, South Australia vs Riyadh Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Adelaide, South Australia, Australia and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is approximately 11,701 km or 7,271 mi.
  • To reach Adelaide, South Australia in this distance one would set out from Riyadh bearing 121.9° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Adelaide, South Australia bearing 109.8° or ESE .
  • Adelaide, South Australia has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Riyadh has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Adelaide, South Australia is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Riyadh is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 9.3 °C (16.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.2 °C (18.4°F) less in Adelaide, South Australia. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 346.2 mm (13.6 in) more which is equivalent to 346.2 l/m² (8.5 US gal/ft²) or 3,462,000 l/ha (370,111 US gal/ac) more. About 4 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.9° lower in Adelaide, South Australia than in Riyadh.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.6°C (1.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Adelaide, South Australia relative to Riyadh. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Riyadh vs Adelaide, South Australia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (0) +-2 (-4) -9 (-17) -16 (-28) -24 (-42) -28 (-51) -30 (-54) -29 (-53) -25 (-45) -17 (-31) -9 (-17) +-2 (-4) -16 (-29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) -1 (-2) -9 (-16) -17 (-31) -23 (-41) -24 (-43) -23 (-42) -19 (-33) -11 (-20) -3 (-5) +5 (+8) -9 (-17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +6 (+11) 0 (0) -8 (-15) -14 (-24) -16 (-29) -17 (-30) -10 (-18) -4 (-6) +4 (+6) +11 (+21) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +8 (+0) +10 (+0) -2 (0) +9 (+0) +49 (+2) +50 (+2) +66 (+3) +50 (+2) +40 (+2) +36 (+1) +17 (+1) +14 (+1) +346 (+14)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +3 (+11) +3 (+10) +9 (+30) +11 (+35) +15 (+50) +15.5 (+50) +16 (+52) +13 (+43) +11 (+35) +3 (+10) +3 (+10)   +103.5 (+28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 24' +2h 07' +0h 23' -1h 28' -3h 01' -3h 48' -3h 27' -2h 07' -0h 20' +1h 31' +3h 03' +3h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +29.4 +10.9 -10.6 -33.9 -50.5 -57.1 -50.9 -34.5 -11.6 +11 +29.3 +36.6   -10.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -19 -7 +2 +13 +33 +50 +48 +44 +32 +19 -1 -13   +16.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.1 (+0) +2.1 (+4) -0.3 (-1) -2.9 (-5) -2 (-4) +2.2 (+4) -0.3 (-1) +0.1 (+0) -1.5 (-3) -1.4 (-3) -2.6 (-5) -0.5 (-1) -0.6 (-1)

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