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Basel vs Masirah Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Basel, Switzerland and Masirah, Oman is approximately 5,455 km or 3,390 mi.
  • To reach Basel in this distance one would set out from Masirah bearing 315.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Basel bearing 284.8° or WNW .
  • Basel has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Masirah has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Basel is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Masirah is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 16.8 °C (30.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.7 °C (19.3°F) more in Basel. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 684.9 mm (27 in) more which is equivalent to 684.9 l/m² (16.81 US gal/ft²) or 6,849,000 l/ha (732,204 US gal/ac) more. About 8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 26.1° lower in Basel than in Masirah.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.9°C (26.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -21 (-38) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -15 (-28) -11 (-19) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -9 (-16) -17 (-31) -21 (-37) -23 (-42) -15 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -19 (-35) -19 (-35) -16 (-30) -13 (-23) -9 (-15) -8 (-15) -12 (-21) -18 (-33) -21 (-37) -22 (-40) -17 (-30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -21 (-37) -20 (-35) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -15 (-26) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -13 (-23) -17 (-30) -20 (-35) -21 (-37) -17 (-31)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +46 (+2) +24 (+1) +36 (+1) +45 (+2) +75 (+3) +72 (+3) +74 (+3) +84 (+3) +79 (+3) +60 (+2) +55 (+2) +37 (+1) +685 (+27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 11' -1h 19' -0h 14' +0h 54' +1h 55' +2h 27' +2h 13' +1h 20' +0h 12' -0h 56' -1h 57' -2h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -26.8 -26.7 -26.8 -26.8 -26.4 -21.3 -25.6 -26.9 -26.9 -26.8 -26.8 -26.8   -26.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +10 +3 +3 +3 +0 -6 -4 +3 +13 +16 +18   +6.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) -18.1 (-33) -18.8 (-34) -17.9 (-32) -17.9 (-32) -15.1 (-27) -12.4 (-22) -9.5 (-17) -9 (-16) -10.6 (-19) -15.1 (-27) -16.9 (-30) -18 (-32) -14.9 (-27)

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