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Herat vs Monte Cristi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Herat, Afghanistan and Monte Cristi, Dominican Republic is approximately 12,270 km or 7,624 mi.
  • To reach Herat in this distance one would set out from Monte Cristi bearing 39.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Herat bearing 133.7° or SE .
  • Herat has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Monte Cristi has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Herat is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome whereas Monte Cristi is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 10.7 °C (19.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.5 °C (40.5°F) more in Herat. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 433.2 mm (17.1 in) less which is equivalent to 433.2 l/m² (10.63 US gal/ft²) or 4,332,000 l/ha (463,120 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 13.4° lower in Herat than in Monte Cristi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 27% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 17.3°C (31.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -18 (-32) -12 (-22) -7 (-12) -2 (-4) 2 (+3) +3 (+6) 1 (+2) -2 (-4) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -17 (-31) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -19 (-34) -15 (-27) -10 (-17) -5 (-9) -1 (-2) +1 (+3) -1 (-1) -5 (-10) -11 (-21) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -11 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -12 (-22) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -10 (-17) -15 (-27) -20 (-37) -21 (-38) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -22 (-1) -3 (0) +7 (+0) -30 (-1) -50 (-2) -40 (-2) -22 (-1) -28 (-1) -35 (-1) -66 (-3) -97 (-4) -48 (-2) -433 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 56' -0h 35' -0h 06' +0h 24' +0h 50' +1h 03' +0h 57' +0h 35' +0h 05' -0h 25' -0h 51' -1h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -14.4 -14.4 -14.4 -14.4 -13.1 -7.2 -12.2 -14.2 -14.2 -14.2 -14.2 -14.3   -13.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -7.3 -9 -14.7 -21.4 -33.7 -41.9 -43.1 -43.6 -40.8 -34.7 -22.3 -12.2   -27.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21.8 (-39) -20.1 (-36) -17.4 (-31) -14 (-25) -13.4 (-24) -13.5 (-24) -12.7 (-23) -14.5 (-26) -17.2 (-31) -19.8 (-36) -21.3 (-38) -21.5 (-39) -17.3 (-31)

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