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La Paz vs Kandahar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between La Paz, Bolivia and Kandahar, Afghanistan is approximately 15,099 km or 9,383 mi.
  • To reach La Paz in this distance one would set out from Kandahar bearing 278.7° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach La Paz bearing 241.5° or WSW .
  • La Paz has a tundra climate (ET) whereas Kandahar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • La Paz is in or near the polar desert biome whereas Kandahar is in or near the warm temperate desert scrub biome.
  • The mean temperature is 11 °C (19.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.8 °C (41°F) less in La Paz. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 373.4 mm (14.7 in) more which is equivalent to 373.4 l/m² (9.16 US gal/ft²) or 3,734,000 l/ha (399,189 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • There are 1172 fewer hours of sunlight per year in La Paz. In whichever way circa 3h 11' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.7° higher in La Paz than in Kandahar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.8% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.7°C (4.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +-2 (-3) -8 (-14) -14 (-25) -21 (-38) -26 (-47) -27 (-49) -24 (-44) -20 (-36) -12 (-21) -5 (-9) +-1 (-3) -13 (-24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +0 (+0) -5 (-10) -12 (-22) -19 (-34) -25 (-44) -26 (-48) -23 (-41) -17 (-30) -9 (-15) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) -11 (-20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) -4 (-7) -10 (-19) -16 (-28) -22 (-39) -25 (-44) -21 (-38) -14 (-24) -7 (-12) 0 (-1) +2 (+4) -9 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +62 (+2) +68 (+3) +25 (+1) +7 (+0) +12 (+0) +3 (+0) +4 (+0) +11 (+0) +42 (+2) +27 (+1) +37 (+1) +76 (+3) +373 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +18 (+58) +6 (+21) +7 (+23) -5 ( -17) +3 (+10) +2 (+7) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +8 (+27) +7 (+23) +9 (+30) +15 (+48)   +75 (+20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 50' -1h 14' -3h 00' -2h 54' -4h 30' -4h 14' -4h 01' -4h 56' -4h 10' -4h 07' -3h 16' -1h 07'   -3h 11'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 40' +1h 39' +0h 18' -1h 09' -2h 22' -2h 58' -2h 42' -1h 40' -0h 15' +1h 11' +2h 24' +2h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +47.1 +35.3 +14.3 -8.9 -25.5 -31.8 -25.8 -9.1 +13.7 +35.5 +46.7 +48   +11.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +13 +14 +20 +25 +22 +22 +27 +23 +32 +32 +20 +12   +21.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5.3 (+10) +3.2 (+6) -0.4 (-1) -4.5 (-8) -8.9 (-16) -11.5 (-21) -12.6 (-23) -10.6 (-19) -2.8 (-5) +2.5 (+5) +3.9 (+7) +3.8 (+7) -2.7 (-5)

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