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Kabul vs Richmond, Virginia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kabul, Afghanistan and Richmond, Virginia, Usa is approximately 11,290 km or 7,016 mi.
  • To reach Kabul in this distance one would set out from Richmond, Virginia bearing 27.6° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Kabul bearing 153.5° or SSE .
  • Kabul has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Richmond, Virginia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Kabul is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Richmond, Virginia is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.5 °C (4.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.3 °C (9.5°F) more in Kabul. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 808 mm (31.8 in) less which is equivalent to 808 l/m² (19.83 US gal/ft²) or 8,080,000 l/ha (863,806 US gal/ac) less. About 2/7 as much.
  • There are 389 more hours of sunlight per year in Kabul. In whichever way circa 1h 03' more per day or about 1 1/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.9° higher in Kabul than in Richmond, Virginia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 2.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.5°C (6.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Kabul relative to Richmond, Virginia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Richmond, Virginia vs Kabul.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -5 (-8) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) 0 (+0) 0 (+0) 2 (+4) 1 (+1) 1 (+3) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -55 (-2) -14 (-1) -18 (-1) -7 (0) -71 (-3) -93 (-4) -136 (-5) -138 (-5) -92 (-4) -72 (-3) -57 (-2) -54 (-2) -808 (-32)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -4) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -5 ( -16) -8 ( -27) -11 ( -35) -10 ( -32) -7.5 ( -25) -5 ( -16) -6 ( -20) -4 ( -13)   -61.5 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 03' +0h 08' -1h 15' -1h 36' +1h 05' +1h 22' +1h 21' +2h 23' +2h 02' +2h 52' +2h 12' +1h 01'   +1h 03'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 14' +0h 08' +0h 01' -0h 06' -0h 12' -0h 16' -0h 14' -0h 08' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 12' +0h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 +3 +3 +3 +3.1 +3.1 +3.1 +2.9   +2.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +16 +14 +13 -3 -17 -19 -20 -17 -12 -1 +6   -2.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -3.7 (-7) -0.9 (-2) +1.1 (+2) +1.9 (+3) -2.9 (-5) -6.4 (-12) -6.8 (-12) -6.8 (-12) -7 (-13) -4.8 (-9) -3.2 (-6) -2.1 (-4) -3.5 (-6)

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