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Zurich vs Abidjan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Zurich, Switzerland and Abidjan, Ivory Coast is approximately 4,834 km or 3,004 mi.
  • To reach Zurich in this distance one would set out from Abidjan bearing 12.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Zurich bearing 18.3° or NNE .
  • Zurich has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Abidjan has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Zurich is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Abidjan is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 18.1 °C (32.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.8 °C (26.6°F) more in Zurich. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 746.6 mm (29.4 in) less which is equivalent to 746.6 l/m (18.32 US gal/ft) or 7,466,000 l/ha (798,165 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 459 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Zurich. In whichever way circa 1h 16' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 31.8° lower in Zurich than in Abidjan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 3.3% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.8°C (30.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -29 (-51) -27 (-49) -23 (-42) -19 (-34) -14 (-24) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -10 (-17) -17 (-30) -24 (-43) -27 (-49) -17 (-31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-49) -27 (-49) -24 (-43) -20 (-35) -15 (-26) -10 (-19) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -12 (-21) -18 (-32) -23 (-42) -26 (-48) -18 (-33)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -26 (-47) -24 (-44) -21 (-38) -17 (-31) -13 (-23) -10 (-19) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -18 (-32) -23 (-41) -25 (-45) -19 (-34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +53 (+2) +21 (+1) -37 (-1) -52 (-2) -189 (-7) -437 (-17) -88 (-3) +98 (+4) +14 (+1) -69 (-3) -61 (-2) 0 (0) -747 (-29)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +9 (+32) +5 (+16) +4 (+13) -2 ( -6) -4 ( -13) +4 (+13) +8 (+26) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) +6 (+19)   +42 (+12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -4h 25' -4h 42' -2h 29' -1h 14' +0h 29' +3h 26' +3h 58' +3h 09' +0h 50' -3h 01' -5h 48' -5h 30'   -1h 16'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 00' -1h 50' -0h 20' +1h 16' +2h 39' +3h 22' +3h 02' +1h 50' +0h 17' -1h 18' -2h 41' -3h 22'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -42 -41.8 -41.9 -28.7 -12.2 -5.7 -11.8 -28.5 -41.9 -41.7 -42 -42.1   -31.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +12 +9 +5 +1 -2 -8 -6 -2 +1 +6 +11 +12   +3.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -24.2 (-44) -24.1 (-43) -21.8 (-39) -18.7 (-34) -14.6 (-26) -11.6 (-21) -8.1 (-15) -7.9 (-14) -11.2 (-20) -16.1 (-29) -20.6 (-37) -23.1 (-42) -16.8 (-30)

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