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Riyadh vs Nord Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Nord, Greenland is approximately 6,870 km or 4,269 mi.
  • To reach Riyadh in this distance one would set out from Nord bearing 112.8° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Riyadh bearing 171.5° or S .
  • Riyadh has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Nord has a tundra climate (ET).
  • Riyadh is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Nord is in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 42.6 °C (76.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.9 °C (23.2°F) less in Riyadh. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 98.7 mm (3.9 in) less which is equivalent to 98.7 l/m² (2.42 US gal/ft²) or 987,000 l/ha (105,517 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 56.7° higher in Riyadh than in Nord.
  • Relative humidity levels are 48.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 24.4°C (43.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +55 (+99) +58 (+104) +63 (+113) +58 (+104) +49 (+88) +43 (+77) +39 (+70) +41 (+74) +50 (+90) +55 (+99) +55 (+99) +53 (+95) +52 (+93)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +45 (+81) +47 (+85) +52 (+94) +49 (+88) +42 (+75) +35 (+63) +32 (+58) +33 (+60) +41 (+74) +46 (+82) +46 (+82) +43 (+78) +43 (+77)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+67) +39 (+70) +42 (+76) +39 (+70) +31 (+56) +25 (+45) +22 (+40) +24 (+43) +30 (+54) +36 (+65) +37 (+67) +34 (+61) +33 (+59)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -1 (0) -3 (0) +10 (+0) +8 (+0) -3 (0) -10 (0) -17 (-1) -21 (-1) -24 (-1) -18 (-1) -14 (-1) -6 (0) -99 (-4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -8 ( -28) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -20) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -20) -5.5 ( -18) -8 ( -26) -11 ( -37) -12 ( -39) -8 ( -27) -8 ( -26)   -89.5 ( -25)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +10h 39' +11h 09' +2h 34' -9h 10' -10h 48' -10h 29' -10h 37' -11h 06' -2h 07' +9h 19' +10h 47' +10h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +56.8 +56.5 +56.7 +56.8 +56.7 +56.8 +56.7 +56.9 +56.8 +56.7 +56.8 +56.9   +56.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -23 -32 -38 -42 -56 -68 -65 -68 -66 -57 -40 -29   -48.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +37.8 (+68) +36.9 (+66) +39.1 (+70) +34.1 (+61) +20 (+36) +6.3 (+11) +4.6 (+8) +4.3 (+8) +15.7 (+28) +25.8 (+46) +33.1 (+60) +34.6 (+62) +24.4 (+44)

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