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Samarkand vs Shannon Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Samarkand, Uzbekistan and Shannon, Ireland is approximately 5,736 km or 3,564 mi.
  • To reach Samarkand in this distance one would set out from Shannon bearing 72.4° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Samarkand bearing 131.4° or SE .
  • Samarkand has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Shannon has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Samarkand is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome whereas Shannon is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 3.4 °C (6.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.6 °C (28.1°F) more in Samarkand. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 572 mm (22.5 in) less which is equivalent to 572 l/m² (14.04 US gal/ft²) or 5,720,000 l/ha (611,506 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • There are 1530 more hours of sunlight per year in Samarkand. In whichever way circa 4h 10' more per day or about 2 1/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.1° higher in Samarkand than in Shannon.
  • Relative humidity levels are 27.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.7°C (4.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +3 (+5) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +14 (+26) +13 (+23) +11 (+19) +7 (+12) 5 (+8) 0 (+1) +7 (+12)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) +1 (+1) +6 (+10) +8 (+15) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +9 (+16) +6 (+10) +2 (+3) 0 (0) -3 (-6) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) 0 (-1) +4 (+7) +5 (+10) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -54 (-2) -32 (-1) +0 (+0) +7 (+0) -27 (-1) -59 (-2) -53 (-2) -82 (-3) -78 (-3) -69 (-3) -67 (-3) -58 (-2) -572 (-23)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -4 ( -14) -2 ( -6) -5 ( -17) -8 ( -26) -14 ( -47) -18 ( -58) -19 ( -61) -18 ( -60) -14 ( -45) -11 ( -37) -13 ( -42)   -135 ( -37)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 07' +2h 03' +1h 44' +2h 14' +3h 21' +6h 12' +7h 56' +6h 56' +6h 32' +4h 58' +3h 26' +2h 36'   +4h 10'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 33' +0h 55' +0h 09' -0h 37' -1h 21' -1h 46' -1h 35' -0h 55' -0h 08' +0h 38' +1h 22' +1h 46'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +12.9 +12.9 +13 +13 +13 +13.1 +13.1 +13.2 +13.1 +13.1 +13.1 +13.1   +13.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -18 -18 -17 -18 -26 -38 -40 -43 -39 -30 -25 -18   -27.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.4 (-13) -6.1 (-11) -2.3 (-4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +0.3 (+1) -0.1 (0) -2.3 (-4) -3.5 (-6) -4.5 (-8) -4.6 (-8) -6.1 (-11) -2.7 (-5)

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