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Rio Cuarto vs Petrolina Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rio Cuarto, Argentina and Petrolina, Brazil is approximately 3,589 km or 2,231 mi.
  • To reach Rio Cuarto in this distance one would set out from Petrolina bearing 219.2° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Rio Cuarto bearing 228.1° or SW .
  • Rio Cuarto has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa) whereas Petrolina has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Rio Cuarto is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Petrolina is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 9.5 °C (17.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.1 °C (18.2°F) more in Rio Cuarto. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 229.5 mm (9 in) more which is equivalent to 229.5 l/m² (5.63 US gal/ft²) or 2,295,000 l/ha (245,351 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.9° lower in Rio Cuarto than in Petrolina.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.3°C (13.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -9 (-17) -12 (-22) -15 (-27) -16 (-28) -14 (-25) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -8 (-15) -5 (-9) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +52 (+2) -4 (0) -28 (-1) -34 (-1) -5 (0) +7 (+0) -1 (0) +11 (+0) +36 (+1) +65 (+3) +71 (+3) +60 (+2) +230 (+9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 26' +0h 53' +0h 09' -0h 37' -1h 16' -1h 36' -1h 27' -0h 53' -0h 08' +0h 38' +1h 17' +1h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░) -2.7 -19.4 -23.6 -23.8 -23.8 -23.7 -23.7 -23.7 -23.6 -18.5 -2.4 +4.4   -16.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +7 +3 +5 +3 +8 +9 +9 +7 +10 +14 +11 +9   +7.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ░C & (░F) -1.8 (-3) -3.9 (-7) -5.6 (-10) -8.3 (-15) -9.9 (-18) -12.1 (-22) -12.6 (-23) -11.1 (-20) -8.9 (-16) -6.2 (-11) -4.6 (-8) -2.3 (-4) -7.3 (-13)

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