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Rasht vs Medan, Sumatra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Rasht, Iran and Medan, Sumatra, Indonesia is approximately 6,238 km or 3,876 mi.
  • To reach Rasht in this distance one would set out from Medan, Sumatra bearing 313.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Rasht bearing 294.7° or WNW .
  • Rasht has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Medan, Sumatra has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Rasht is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Medan, Sumatra is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 9.9 °C (17.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.5 °C (33.3°F) more in Rasht. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 769.5 mm (30.3 in) less which is equivalent to 769.5 l/m² (18.89 US gal/ft²) or 7,695,000 l/ha (822,647 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.9° lower in Rasht than in Medan, Sumatra.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.2% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.8°C (10.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Rasht relative to Medan, Sumatra. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Medan, Sumatra vs Rasht.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-35) -19 (-35) -17 (-30) -12 (-21) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) +0 (+0) 0 (-1) -4 (-6) -8 (-15) -13 (-23) -17 (-30) -10 (-18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +10 (+0) +25 (+1) +1 (+0) -89 (-4) -192 (-8) -111 (-4) -133 (-5) -122 (-5) -64 (-3) -26 (-1) -76 (-3) +8 (+0) -770 (-30)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 04' -1h 17' -0h 14' +0h 53' +1h 50' +2h 19' +2h 06' +1h 17' +0h 12' -0h 55' -1h 51' -2h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -33.6 -33.4 -33.3 -17.1 -0.5 +6 +0.1 -16.6 -33.4 -33.5 -33.6 -33.7   -21.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +18 +24 +23 +18 +15 +11 +15 +16 +16 +17 +16 +17   +17.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -15 (-27) -13.4 (-24) -11.3 (-20) -7.1 (-13) -3.4 (-6) -0.3 (-1) +3.8 (+7) +3.4 (+6) +0.1 (+0) -4.6 (-8) -8.9 (-16) -12.7 (-23) -5.8 (-10)

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