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Acapulco vs Cape Town Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Acapulco, Mexico and Cape Town, South Africa is approximately 13,628 km or 8,468 mi.
  • To reach Acapulco in this distance one would set out from Cape Town bearing 269° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Acapulco bearing 300° or WNW .
  • Acapulco is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Cape Town is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 10.9 °C (19.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.9 °C (12.4°F) less in Acapulco. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 912 mm (35.9 in) more which is equivalent to 912 l/m² (22.38 US gal/ft²) or 9,120,000 l/ha (974,989 US gal/ac) more. About 3 as much.
  • There are 155 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Acapulco. In whichever way circa 0h 25' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.6° higher in Acapulco than in Cape Town.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.5°C (18.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +15 (+26) +16 (+28) +15 (+26) +13 (+23) +11 (+21) +9 (+16) +7 (+12) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +5 (+10) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +13 (+24) +15 (+28) +17 (+30) +15 (+28) +14 (+25) +12 (+22) +10 (+17) +7 (+13) +11 (+20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +13 (+24) +16 (+30) +17 (+31) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +11 (+21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) -15 (-1) -19 (-1) -36 (-1) -40 (-2) +178 (+7) +126 (+5) +235 (+9) +300 (+12) +142 (+6) +49 (+2) -3 (0) +912 (+36)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -3.5 ( -12) -4.5 ( -15) -7.5 ( -25) -10 ( -32) -1 ( -3) +2 (+6) +2 (+6) +7 (+23) +1 (+3) -5 ( -17) -4 ( -13)   -26.5 ( -7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 09' -1h 01' -0h 09' +0h 48' +1h 21' +0h 36' +1h 13' +0h 44' -1h 42' -1h 29' -0h 58' -2h 21'   -0h 25'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 52' -1h 47' -0h 19' +1h 14' +2h 32' +3h 12' +2h 54' +1h 47' +0h 16' -1h 16' -2h 34' -3h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -22.3 -3.6 +17.9 +41.2 +50.6 +50.7 +50.5 +41.1 +18.3 -4.4 -22.5 -29.7   +15.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +3 -3 -4 -8 -6 -6 -4 +2 +4 +4 +7   -0.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.5 (+12) +5.8 (+10) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +11.2 (+20) +13.8 (+25) +14.9 (+27) +14.2 (+26) +14 (+25) +12.4 (+22) +10 (+18) +8.5 (+15) +10.5 (+19)

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