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Acapulco vs Petrolina Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Acapulco, Mexico and Petrolina, Brazil is approximately 7,135 km or 4,434 mi.
  • To reach Acapulco in this distance one would set out from Petrolina bearing 293.9° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Acapulco bearing 289.6° or WNW .
  • Acapulco has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Petrolina has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Acapulco is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Petrolina is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 1.2 °C (2.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.6 °C (2.9°F) less in Acapulco. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 777.2 mm (30.6 in) more which is equivalent to 777.2 l/m² (19.07 US gal/ft²) or 7,772,000 l/ha (830,878 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.2° lower in Acapulco than in Petrolina.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.9°C (10.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -63 (-2) -89 (-4) -146 (-6) -77 (-3) -1 (0) +261 (+10) +196 (+8) +308 (+12) +335 (+13) +124 (+5) 0 (0) -70 (-3) +777 (+31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 21' -0h 51' -0h 09' +0h 35' +1h 12' +1h 31' +1h 22' +0h 51' +0h 08' -0h 36' -1h 13' -1h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -25.8 -23.8 -6.5 +16.6 +26 +26.1 +25.9 +16.5 -6.2 -23.8 -25.8 -26.1   -2.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +19 +13 +7 +6 +11 +16 +17 +25 +33 +32 +28 +24   +19.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +4.1 (+7) +2.4 (+4) +1.4 (+3) +2.6 (+5) +5.2 (+9) +7.5 (+14) +7.7 (+14) +9.6 (+17) +10.1 (+18) +8.4 (+15) +6.5 (+12) +5.6 (+10) +5.9 (+11)

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