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Xichang vs Guangzhou Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Xichang, China and Guangzhou, China is approximately 1,239 km or 770 mi.
  • To reach Xichang in this distance one would set out from Guangzhou bearing 297.2° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Xichang bearing 292.3° or WNW .
  • Both have a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Xichang is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Guangzhou is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 4.9 °C (8.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2 °C (3.6°F) less in Xichang. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 708.2 mm (27.9 in) less which is equivalent to 708.2 l/m² (17.38 US gal/ft²) or 7,082,000 l/ha (757,113 US gal/ac) less. About 4/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.6° lower in Xichang than in Guangzhou.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) 1 (+1) 2 (+3) 1 (+2) -2 (-3) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -6 (-12) -6 (-10) -4 (-8) -3 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -5 (-10) -5 (-9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -5 (-10) -5 (-10) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -6 (-12) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -7 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -37 (-1) -60 (-2) -73 (-3) -154 (-6) -188 (-7) -75 (-3) -17 (-1) -44 (-2) -19 (-1) -1 (0) -23 (-1) -17 (-1) -708 (-28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 17' -0h 11' -0h 02' +0h 07' +0h 15' +0h 20' +0h 18' +0h 11' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 16' -0h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -4.7 -4.6 -4.6 -4.7 -4.6 -4.1 -4.5 -4.7 -4.7 -4.6 -4.7 -4.7   -4.6

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