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Mashhad vs Urumqi, Sinkiang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mashhad, Iran and Urumqi, Sinkiang, China is approximately 2,511 km or 1,560 mi.
  • To reach Mashhad in this distance one would set out from Urumqi, Sinkiang bearing 260.2° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Mashhad bearing 241.9° or WSW .
  • Mashhad has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Urumqi, Sinkiang has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Mashhad is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome whereas Urumqi, Sinkiang is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 8.2 °C (14.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.3 °C (23.9°F) less in Mashhad. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 20.3 mm (0.8 in) less which is equivalent to 20.3 l/m² (0.5 US gal/ft²) or 203,000 l/ha (21,702 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.5° higher in Mashhad than in Urumqi, Sinkiang.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.8°C (10.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Mashhad relative to Urumqi, Sinkiang. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Urumqi, Sinkiang vs Mashhad.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +12 (+21) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +7 (+13) +14 (+25) +16 (+28) +8 (+15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +24 (+1) +21 (+1) +37 (+1) +16 (+1) +0 (+0) -30 (-1) -15 (-1) -34 (-1) -14 (-1) -36 (-1) -6 (0) +16 (+1) -20 (-1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 41' +0h 25' +0h 04' -0h 17' -0h 36' -0h 47' -0h 42' -0h 25' -0h 03' +0h 17' +0h 37' +0h 47'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.5 +7.5 +7.6 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.4 +7.5 +7.5 +7.5 +7.4 +7.5   +7.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -12 -15 -10 +10 +1 -7 -12 -10 -7 -9 -20 -14   -8.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +14.1 (+25) +13.7 (+25) +9.2 (+17) +7.2 (+13) +1.8 (+3) -0.2 (0) -2.1 (-4) -1.5 (-3) +0.2 (+0) +4.6 (+8) +9.3 (+17) +12.9 (+23) +5.8 (+10)

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