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Herat vs Astara Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Herat, Afghanistan and Astara, Azerbaijan is approximately 1,282 km or 797 mi.
  • To reach Herat in this distance one would set out from Astara bearing 107.5° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Herat bearing 115.4° or ESE .
  • Herat has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Astara has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Herat is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome whereas Astara is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 1.9 °C (3.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.2 °C (13°F) more in Herat. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1025.1 mm (40.4 in) less which is equivalent to 1025.1 l/m² (25.16 US gal/ft²) or 10,251,000 l/ha (1,095,900 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.3° higher in Herat than in Astara.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 1 (+3) +4 (+8) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +8 (+15) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +5 (+10) 3 (+6) 1 (+2) +6 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-10) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) -1 (-3) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -33 (-1) -44 (-2) -44 (-2) -25 (-1) -46 (-2) -35 (-1) -34 (-1) -64 (-3) -190 (-7) -286 (-11) -156 (-6) -67 (-3) -1025 (-40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 20' +0h 12' +0h 02' -0h 08' -0h 18' -0h 23' -0h 21' -0h 12' -0h 01' +0h 09' +0h 18' +0h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.2 +4.2 +4.2 +4.3 +4.3 +4.2 +4.2 +4.3 +4.2 +4.2 +4.2 +4.3   +4.3

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