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Houston, Texas vs Urumqi, Sinkiang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Houston, Texas, Usa and Urumqi, Sinkiang, China is approximately 11,809 km or 7,338 mi.
  • To reach Houston, Texas in this distance one would set out from Urumqi, Sinkiang bearing 2.7° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Houston, Texas bearing 177.8° or S .
  • Houston, Texas has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Urumqi, Sinkiang has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Houston, Texas is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Urumqi, Sinkiang is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 14.6 °C (26.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.1 °C (39.8°F) less in Houston, Texas. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 894.2 mm (35.2 in) more which is equivalent to 894.2 l/m² (21.95 US gal/ft²) or 8,942,000 l/ha (955,959 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/4 as much.
  • There are 246 more hours of sunlight per year in Houston, Texas. In whichever way circa 0h 40' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.8° higher in Houston, Texas than in Urumqi, Sinkiang.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.5°C (24.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +27 (+49) +27 (+48) +23 (+41) +10 (+18) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +7 (+12) +10 (+19) +18 (+32) +23 (+42) +26 (+47) +16 (+28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+47) +26 (+47) +20 (+36) +11 (+20) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +15 (+27) +22 (+40) +25 (+45) +15 (+26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+47) +25 (+45) +21 (+38) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +9 (+17) +8 (+15) +9 (+17) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +21 (+37) +19 (+34) +16 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +75 (+3) +60 (+2) +59 (+2) +49 (+2) +108 (+4) +93 (+4) +75 (+3) +54 (+2) +109 (+4) +62 (+2) +74 (+3) +77 (+3) +894 (+35)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) -1 ( -4) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +5 (+17) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3)   +10 (+3)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 56' +0h 19' +0h 19' +0h 34' -0h 15' +1h 54' +1h 23' +1h 03' -0h 06' +1h 25' +1h 40' +0h 44'   +0h 40'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 10' +0h 42' +0h 07' -0h 29' -1h 01' -1h 18' -1h 11' -0h 42' -0h 06' +0h 30' +1h 02' +1h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +13.9 +13.9 +14 +14 +13.9 +13.8 +13.6 +13.7 +13.6 +13.6 +13.6 +13.8   +13.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -22 -25 -22 +7 +9 +13 +12 +14 +13 -7 -27 -22   -4.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +21.4 (+39) +20.9 (+38) +14.3 (+26) +12.2 (+22) +7.8 (+14) +8.5 (+15) +7.4 (+13) +9.7 (+17) +11.8 (+21) +12.1 (+22) +15.6 (+28) +19.9 (+36) +13.5 (+24)

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