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Riyadh vs Salamanca/ Matacan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Salamanca/ Matacan, Spain is approximately 5,120 km or 3,181 mi.
  • To reach Riyadh in this distance one would set out from Salamanca/ Matacan bearing 93.9° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Riyadh bearing 124° or SE .
  • Riyadh has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Salamanca/ Matacan has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Riyadh is in or near the subtropical desert biome whereas Salamanca/ Matacan is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 14 °C (25.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.8 °C (6.8°F) more in Riyadh. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 287.2 mm (11.3 in) less which is equivalent to 287.2 l/m² (7.05 US gal/ft²) or 2,872,000 l/ha (307,036 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.2° higher in Riyadh than in Salamanca/ Matacan.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+19) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +18 (+33) +16 (+30) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +14 (+26) +15 (+26) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +14 (+25)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -25 (-1) -26 (-1) -4 (0) -8 (0) -33 (-1) -35 (-1) -18 (-1) -9 (0) -32 (-1) -35 (-1) -39 (-2) -24 (-1) -287 (-11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 14' +0h 45' +0h 08' -0h 31' -1h 05' -1h 23' -1h 15' -0h 45' -0h 07' +0h 32' +1h 06' +1h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (░) +16.2 +16.1 +16.2 +16.2 +16.1 +16.2 +16.1 +16.3 +16.3 +16.2 +16.3 +16.3   +16.2

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