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Cayenne vs Chihuahua Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Cayenne, French Guiana and Chihuahua, Mexico is approximately 6,235 km or 3,875 mi.
  • To reach Cayenne in this distance one would set out from Chihuahua bearing 104.6° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Cayenne bearing 121.5° or ESE .
  • Cayenne has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am) whereas Chihuahua has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Cayenne is in or near the subtropical wet forest biome whereas Chihuahua is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 8.2 °C (14.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15 °C (27°F) less in Cayenne. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 3424 mm (134.8 in) more which is equivalent to 3424 l/m² (84.03 US gal/ft²) or 34,240,000 l/ha (3,660,483 US gal/ac) more. About 11 2/3 as much.
  • There are 582 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Cayenne. In whichever way circa 1h 36' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.2° higher in Cayenne than in Chihuahua.
  • Relative humidity levels are 29.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.6°C (28.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) +-3 (-5) +-3 (-5) +-1 (-2) +0 (0) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +15 (+26) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +8 (+15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +12 (+22) +17 (+31) +21 (+38) +12 (+22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +420 (+17) +421 (+17) +430 (+17) +478 (+19) +580 (+23) +426 (+17) +196 (+8) +66 (+3) -36 (-1) +23 (+1) +112 (+4) +308 (+12) +3424 (+135)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +21 (+68) +19 (+67) +20 (+65) +18 (+60) +22 (+71) +21 (+70) +11 (+35) +3 (+10) -2 ( -7) +1 (+3) +8 (+27) +18 (+58)   +160 (+44)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 23' -3h 36' -3h 36' -4h 26' -4h 44' -3h 30' -1h 29' +0h 05' +1h 02' +0h 48' +0h 56' +0h 36'   -1h 36'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 21' +0h 50' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 12' -1h 30' -1h 22' -0h 50' -0h 08' +0h 36' +1h 13' +1h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +23.7 +23.5 +23.4 +9.5 -7 -13.4 -7.2 +9.5 +23.6 +23.6 +23.7 +23.7   +13.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +27 +36 +44 +52 +54 +41 +22 +12 +9 +15 +19 +23   +29.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +21.4 (+39) +22.7 (+41) +21.8 (+39) +22.5 (+41) +18.4 (+33) +12 (+22) +7.4 (+13) +5.4 (+10) +6.9 (+12) +11.3 (+20) +16.9 (+30) +20.5 (+37) +15.6 (+28)

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