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Basel vs Decatur, Il Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Basel, Switzerland and Decatur, Il, Usa is approximately 7,281 km or 4,525 mi.
  • To reach Basel in this distance one would set out from Decatur, Il bearing 47.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Basel bearing 123.2° or ESE .
  • Basel has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Decatur, Il has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 2.1 °C (3.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.4 °C (16.9°F) less in Basel. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 236.2 mm (9.3 in) less which is equivalent to 236.2 l/m² (5.8 US gal/ft²) or 2,362,000 l/ha (252,513 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.5° lower in Basel than in Decatur, Il.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Basel relative to Decatur, Il. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Decatur, Il vs Basel.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) +0 (+0) -2 (-4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -1 (-2) +2 (+3) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +1 (+3) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) +1 (+2) +5 (+8) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +3 (+0) -10 (0) -39 (-2) -42 (-2) -34 (-1) -5 (0) -23 (-1) -9 (0) -7 (0) -12 (0) -22 (-1) -36 (-1) -236 (-9)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 47' -0h 28' -0h 05' +0h 19' +0h 41' +0h 54' +0h 48' +0h 28' +0h 04' -0h 20' -0h 42' -0h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -7.6 -7.6 -7.7 -7.6 -7.6 -7.5 -7.4 -7.5 -7.4 -7.4 -7.4 -7.5   -7.5

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