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Basel vs El Paso, Texas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Basel, Switzerland and El Paso, Texas, Usa is approximately 9,012 km or 5,600 mi.
  • To reach Basel in this distance one would set out from El Paso, Texas bearing 38.6° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Basel bearing 128.2° or SE .
  • Basel has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas El Paso, Texas has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Basel is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas El Paso, Texas is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average temperature is 7.8 °C (14°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.9 °C (5.2°F) less in Basel. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 560.1 mm (22.1 in) more which is equivalent to 560.1 l/m² (13.75 US gal/ft²) or 5,601,000 l/ha (598,784 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/2 as much.
  • There are 2035 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Basel. In whichever way circa 5h 34' less per day or about 4/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.7° lower in Basel than in El Paso, Texas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 45.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.2°C (9.4°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -12 (-21) -10 (-17) -9 (-17) -9 (-15) -11 (-19) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -8 (-15) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -9 (-15) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -8 (-14)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) 0 (-1) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +43 (+2) +30 (+1) +41 (+2) +50 (+2) +70 (+3) +76 (+3) +47 (+2) +54 (+2) +36 (+1) +41 (+2) +45 (+2) +30 (+1) +560 (+22)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +10 (+32) +8 (+28) +9 (+29) +10 (+33) +11 (+35) +9 (+30) +5 (+16) +5 (+16) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +10 (+33) +8 (+26)   +99 (+27)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -6h 07' -5h 52' -5h 21' -5h 44' -5h 50' -5h 28' -3h 29' -4h 07' -5h 26' -6h 00' -6h 56' -6h 32'   -5h 34'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 27' -0h 53' -0h 09' +0h 36' +1h 17' +1h 39' +1h 29' +0h 53' +0h 08' -0h 37' -1h 18' -1h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -15.8 -15.8 -15.9 -15.8 -15.8 -15.7 -15.6 -15.6 -15.6 -15.6 -15.6 -15.7   -15.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +43 +46 +47 +47 +50 +50 +38 +37 +45 +48 +51 +44   +45.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +3.6 (+6) +3.6 (+6) +6.8 (+12) +7.3 (+13) +9.5 (+17) +8.1 (+15) +3.2 (+6) +2.3 (+4) +4.1 (+7) +3.9 (+7) +6.2 (+11) +3.9 (+7) +5.2 (+9)

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