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Rasht vs Damascus (Intl) Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rasht, Iran and Damascus (Intl), Syria is approximately 1,263 km or 785 mi.
  • To reach Rasht in this distance one would set out from Damascus (Intl) bearing 66.2° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Rasht bearing 73.8° or ENE .
  • Rasht has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Damascus (Intl) has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Rasht is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Damascus (Intl) is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.3 °C (0.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.9 °C (1.6°F) less in Rasht. The continentality subtype is semicontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1211.8 mm (47.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1211.8 l/m² (29.74 US gal/ft²) or 12,118,000 l/ha (1,295,495 US gal/ac) more. About 9 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.9° lower in Rasht than in Damascus (Intl).

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Rasht relative to Damascus (Intl). You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Damascus (Intl) vs Rasht.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) 0 (0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +119 (+5) +95 (+4) +94 (+4) +50 (+2) +50 (+2) +38 (+2) +40 (+2) +74 (+3) +143 (+6) +220 (+9) +149 (+6) +140 (+6) +1212 (+48)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 18' -0h 11' -0h 02' +0h 07' +0h 16' +0h 20' +0h 18' +0h 11' +0h 01' -0h 08' -0h 16' -0h 20'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9   -3.9

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