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Amritsar vs Cape Town Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Amritsar, India and Cape Town, South Africa is approximately 9,375 km or 5,826 mi.
  • To reach Amritsar in this distance one would set out from Cape Town bearing 45.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Amritsar bearing 43.9° or NE .
  • Amritsar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Cape Town is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.2 °C (11.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.5 °C (20.7°F) more in Amritsar. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 285 mm (11.2 in) more which is equivalent to 285 l/m² (6.99 US gal/ft²) or 2,850,000 l/ha (304,684 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3° higher in Amritsar than in Cape Town.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.8°C (5.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -4 (-8) 2 (+3) +12 (+21) +19 (+34) +21 (+39) +18 (+32) +16 (+29) +16 (+28) +11 (+20) 4 (+7) -4 (-7) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) -1 (-1) +8 (+15) +15 (+27) +19 (+34) +18 (+33) +17 (+30) +14 (+26) +8 (+14) 0 (0) -7 (-12) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -3 (-6) +4 (+8) +11 (+20) +17 (+30) +18 (+33) +17 (+31) +13 (+24) +4 (+7) -4 (-8) -10 (-17) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +10 (+0) +17 (+1) +27 (+1) -12 (0) -43 (-2) -31 (-1) +148 (+6) +110 (+4) +38 (+1) +15 (+1) +5 (+0) +1 (+0) +285 (+11)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 48' -2h 21' -0h 26' +1h 38' +3h 22' +4h 14' +3h 51' +2h 22' +0h 22' -1h 41' -3h 24' -4h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -37.3 -18.6 +2.9 +26.1 +42.7 +49.2 +43.1 +26.5 +3.6 -19 -37.2 -44.5   +3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 -3 -13 -33 -45 -35 -11 -5 -10 -9 -1 +5   -13.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.4 (-15) -7.5 (-14) -3.6 (-6) -0.5 (-1) +2 (+4) +9.5 (+17) +15.4 (+28) +15.2 (+27) +11.7 (+21) +5.5 (+10) -0.3 (-1) -5.3 (-10) +2.8 (+5)

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