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Warsaw vs Cape Town Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Warsaw, Poland and Cape Town, South Africa is approximately 9,580 km or 5,953 mi.
  • To reach Warsaw in this distance one would set out from Cape Town bearing 1.5° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Warsaw bearing 2° or N .
  • Warsaw is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Cape Town is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 8.8 °C (15.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.3 °C (22.1°F) more in Warsaw. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 40 mm (1.6 in) more which is equivalent to 40 l/m² (0.98 US gal/ft²) or 400,000 l/ha (42,763 US gal/ac) more. About 1 as much.
  • There are 1317 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Warsaw. In whichever way circa 3h 37' less per day or about 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.4° lower in Warsaw than in Cape Town.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.4°C (15.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-48) -25 (-45) -19 (-34) -9 (-16) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) -1 (-1) -8 (-15) -17 (-31) -24 (-42) -10 (-17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-44) -23 (-42) -18 (-32) -9 (-17) -2 (-3) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +4 (+8) -1 (-2) -8 (-14) -15 (-27) -20 (-37) -9 (-16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -21 (-38) -16 (-28) -9 (-16) -2 (-4) +3 (+6) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) 0 (-1) -7 (-12) -12 (-22) -17 (-31) -8 (-14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +8 (+0) +5 (+0) +5 (+0) -8 (0) -10 (0) -22 (-1) -14 (-1) -15 (-1) +2 (+0) +34 (+1) +40 (+2) +15 (+1) +40 (+2)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +10 (+35) +6 (+19) +5 (+17) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +6 (+20) +11 (+35)   +57 (+16)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -9h 11' -8h 27' -5h 23' -1h 38' +2h 13' +2h 08' +1h 21' +0h 30' -1h 56' -5h 03' -8h 16' -9h 50'   -3h 37'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 55' -3h 37' -0h 39' +2h 29' +5h 13' +6h 39' +6h 00' +3h 38' +0h 34' -2h 35' -5h 17' -6h 39'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -57.7 -39 -17.6 +5.7 +22.3 +28.7 +22.7 +5.9 -16.9 -39.5 -57.7 -65   -17.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +15 +12 +0 -7 -15 -14 -9 -8 -2 +6 +12 +17   +0.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -20.6 (-37) -20 (-36) -16.9 (-30) -10.3 (-19) -4.4 (-8) +0.8 (+1) +4.1 (+7) +2.6 (+5) -1.2 (-2) -6.5 (-12) -12.2 (-22) -16.5 (-30) -8.4 (-15)

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