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Basel vs Zanjan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Basel, Switzerland and Zanjan, Iran is approximately 3,536 km or 2,197 mi.
  • To reach Basel in this distance one would set out from Zanjan bearing 303° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Basel bearing 274.8° or W .
  • Basel has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Zanjan has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Basel is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Zanjan is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2.2 °C (4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.2 °C (16.6°F) less in Basel. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 468.6 mm (18.4 in) more which is equivalent to 468.6 l/m² (11.5 US gal/ft²) or 4,686,000 l/ha (500,965 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.8° lower in Basel than in Zanjan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 24.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.8°C (6.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -6 (-12) -5 (-10) -5 (-8) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +20 (+1) +10 (+0) +2 (+0) -2 (0) +30 (+1) +86 (+3) +81 (+3) +91 (+4) +75 (+3) +34 (+1) +27 (+1) +15 (+1) +469 (+18)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 05' -0h 39' -0h 07' +0h 26' +0h 57' +1h 13' +1h 06' +0h 39' +0h 06' -0h 27' -0h 57' -1h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -10.8 -10.8 -10.9 -10.8 -10.8 -10.9 -10.8 -10.9 -10.9 -10.9 -10.8 -10.8   -10.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +11 +11 +13 +16 +23 +33 +34 +36 +43 +35 +26 +17   +24.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) +4.6 (+8) +3.4 (+6) +3.5 (+6) +1.7 (+3) +3.3 (+6) +4.6 (+8) +3.9 (+7) +3.9 (+7) +6.3 (+11) +3.4 (+6) +3.3 (+6) +3.2 (+6) +3.8 (+7)

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