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Beijing vs Santander, Cantabria Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Beijing, China and Santander, Cantabria, Spain is approximately 8,965 km or 5,571 mi.
  • To reach Beijing in this distance one would set out from Santander, Cantabria bearing 42.3° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Beijing bearing 140.5° or SE .
  • Beijing has a hot summer continental climate with dry winters (Dwa) whereas Santander, Cantabria has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Beijing is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Santander, Cantabria is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 2.4 °C (4.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.3 °C (36.5°F) more in Beijing. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 690.7 mm (27.2 in) less which is equivalent to 690.7 l/m² (16.95 US gal/ft²) or 6,907,000 l/ha (738,404 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 960 more hours of sunlight per year in Beijing. In whichever way circa 2h 38' more per day or about 1 5/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.6° higher in Beijing than in Santander, Cantabria.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.8°C (12.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Beijing relative to Santander, Cantabria. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Santander, Cantabria vs Beijing.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-19) -8 (-14) -4 (-7) +5 (+9) +9 (+17) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) 1 (+2) -5 (-9) -9 (-16) 1 (+2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -6 (-10) +2 (+3) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) -3 (-6) -8 (-15) -13 (-23) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -16 (-30) -14 (-25) -9 (-15) -2 (-3) +2 (+4) +4 (+8) +6 (+10) +3 (+6) -1 (-1) -5 (-8) -10 (-19) -15 (-27) -5 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -124 (-5) -93 (-4) -95 (-4) -94 (-4) -63 (-2) +6 (+0) +124 (+5) +99 (+4) -44 (-2) -109 (-4) -159 (-6) -139 (-5) -691 (-27)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -13 ( -42) -11 ( -39) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -33) -9 ( -29) -5 ( -17) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) -7 ( -23) -11 ( -35) -13 ( -43) -16 ( -52)   -107 ( -29)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 54' +3h 28' +3h 07' +2h 28' +2h 30' +2h 04' +0h 15' +0h 52' +2h 26' +3h 32' +3h 12' +3h 44'   +2h 38'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 20' +0h 12' +0h 02' -0h 08' -0h 18' -0h 23' -0h 21' -0h 12' -0h 01' +0h 08' +0h 18' +0h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) +3.5 +3.4 +3.4 +3.5 +3.5 +3.6 +3.6 +3.7 +3.7 +3.7 +3.6 +3.6   +3.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -26 -26 -26 -31 -30 -25 -10 -6 -13 -20 -21 -26   -21.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ┬°C & (┬°F) -17.9 (-32) -16.3 (-29) -10.8 (-19) -5.8 (-10) -1.7 (-3) +1.2 (+2) +4.3 (+8) +3.6 (+6) -1.8 (-3) -7.6 (-14) -11.9 (-21) -16.6 (-30) -6.8 (-12)

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