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Samarkand vs Zigansk Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Samarkand, Uzbekistan and Zigansk, Russia is approximately 4,565 km or 2,837 mi.
  • To reach Samarkand in this distance one would set out from Zigansk bearing 257.7° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Samarkand bearing 210° or SSW .
  • Samarkand has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Zigansk has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season and extremely severe winters (Dfd).
  • Samarkand is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome whereas Zigansk is in or near the boreal desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 25.2 °C (45.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 29.5 °C (53.1°F) less in Samarkand. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to hypercontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 70.7 mm (2.8 in) more which is equivalent to 70.7 l/m² (1.74 US gal/ft²) or 707,000 l/ha (75,583 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 27° higher in Samarkand than in Zigansk.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +40 (+72) +37 (+66) +31 (+55) +26 (+46) +18 (+33) +13 (+23) +10 (+19) +12 (+22) +16 (+28) +23 (+42) +37 (+67) +40 (+72) +25 (+45)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +36 (+1) +30 (+1) +59 (+2) +50 (+2) +12 (+0) -30 (-1) -43 (-2) -42 (-2) -31 (-1) -8 (0) +11 (+0) +27 (+1) +71 (+3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 08' +3h 02' +0h 30' -2h 00' -4h 54' -8h 30' -6h 20' -3h 03' -0h 26' +2h 04' +5h 00' +8h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +26.9 +27 +27.2 +27.1 +27.1 +27.1 +27.1 +27.1 +27 +27 +26.9 +26.7   +27

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