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Basel vs Zambezi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Basel, Switzerland and Zambezi, Zambia is approximately 6,965 km or 4,328 mi.
  • To reach Basel in this distance one would set out from Zambezi bearing 348.3° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Basel bearing 343° or NNW .
  • Basel has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Zambezi has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Basel is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Zambezi is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 11.9 °C (21.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.1 °C (20°F) more in Basel. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 273.4 mm (10.8 in) less which is equivalent to 273.4 l/m² (6.71 US gal/ft²) or 2,734,000 l/ha (292,283 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • There are 1091 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Basel. In whichever way circa 2h 58' less per day or about 3/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 29.1° lower in Basel than in Zambezi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 14.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8°C (14.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-44) -23 (-41) -17 (-31) -14 (-24) -9 (-15) +-3 (-5) +-1 (-2) -5 (-9) -11 (-21) -18 (-32) -21 (-38) -25 (-44) -14 (-26)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -22 (-39) -17 (-30) -13 (-23) -5 (-9) +0 (+1) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -9 (-16) -16 (-28) -18 (-33) -22 (-39) -12 (-21)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-37) -20 (-35) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -3 (-5) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) -4 (-8) -11 (-19) -15 (-27) -19 (-33) -9 (-16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -182 (-7) -156 (-6) -124 (-5) +15 (+1) +74 (+3) +92 (+4) +86 (+3) +94 (+4) +70 (+3) +9 (+0) -87 (-3) -166 (-7) -273 (-11)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -5 ( -18) -3 ( -10) +7 (+23) +12.5 (+40) +12.5 (+42) +11.5 (+37) +11.5 (+37) +11 (+37) +4 (+13) -1 ( -3) -7 ( -23)   +49 (+13)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 30' -1h 56' -1h 32' -2h 52' -3h 25' -2h 08' -2h 03' -2h 38' -3h 46' -4h 52' -3h 30' -3h 29'   -2h 58'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 59' -2h 27' -0h 26' +1h 41' +3h 31' +4h 28' +4h 03' +2h 28' +0h 23' -1h 45' -3h 34' -4h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -60.5 -53.6 -33.4 -10.2 +6.4 +12.9 +6.9 -9.9 -32.6 -53.7 -60.3 -61   -29.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4.9 +1.1 -3.4 +1.1 +9.8 +14.9 +20.1 +29.3 +40.5 +27.4 +19.9 +9.5   +14.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.5 (-37) -20.6 (-37) -16.7 (-30) -12 (-22) -2.7 (-5) +3.7 (+7) +6.9 (+12) +5.6 (+10) +1.9 (+3) -9 (-16) -13.6 (-24) -19.2 (-35) -8 (-14)

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