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Barcelona vs Riyadh Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Barcelona, Spain and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is approximately 4,495 km or 2,793 mi.
  • To reach Barcelona in this distance one would set out from Riyadh bearing 305.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Barcelona bearing 280° or W .
  • Barcelona has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Riyadh has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean temperature is 10.3 °C (18.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.9 °C (12.4°F) less in Barcelona. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 556.7 mm (21.9 in) more which is equivalent to 556.7 l/m² (13.66 US gal/ft²) or 5,567,000 l/ha (595,149 US gal/ac) more. About 6 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.5° lower in Barcelona than in Riyadh.
  • Relative humidity levels are 41.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.2°C (9.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-27) -16 (-29) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -15 (-27) -18 (-32)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -16 (-28) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -11 (-20) -10 (-17) -8 (-15) -6 (-10) -10 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +32 (+1) +26 (+1) +24 (+1) +21 (+1) +49 (+2) +38 (+1) +22 (+1) +66 (+3) +79 (+3) +92 (+4) +69 (+3) +39 (+2) +557 (+22)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +2 (+6) +4 (+14) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +6 (+19) +6 (+20) +3.5 (+11) +6 (+19) +8 (+27) +9 (+29) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10)   +60.5 (+17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 15' -0h 46' -0h 08' +0h 32' +1h 06' +1h 25' +1h 17' +0h 46' +0h 07' -0h 33' -1h 07' -1h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) -16.6 -16.5 -16.5 -16.6 -16.5 -16.6 -16.4 -16.6 -16.6 -16.6 -16.6 -16.6   -16.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +19 +26 +38 +36 +46 +53 +52 +58 +56 +50 +35 +24   +41.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ┬°C & (┬°F) -0.4 (-1) +0.7 (+1) +1.3 (+2) -0.8 (-1) +2.8 (+5) +10.5 (+19) +12 (+22) +14.1 (+25) +11.5 (+21) +7.8 (+14) +2.1 (+4) +0.7 (+1) +5.2 (+9)

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