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San Jose vs Moscow Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between San Jose, Costa Rica and Moscow, Russia is approximately 10,954 km or 6,807 mi.
  • To reach San Jose in this distance one would set out from Moscow bearing 302.1° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach San Jose bearing 208.9° or SSW .
  • San Jose has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Moscow has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • San Jose is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome whereas Moscow is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 15.6 °C (28°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 25 °C (45°F) less in San Jose. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1108.8 mm (43.7 in) more which is equivalent to 1108.8 l/m² (27.21 US gal/ft²) or 11,088,000 l/ha (1,185,381 US gal/ac) more. About 2 3/5 as much.
  • There are 347 more hours of sunlight per year in San Jose. In whichever way circa 0h 58' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 39.4° higher in San Jose than in Moscow.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.2°C (23.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +31 (+56) +30 (+54) +26 (+47) +18 (+32) +10 (+18) +5 (+9) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +25 (+45) +29 (+52) +17 (+31)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+51) +27 (+48) +23 (+41) +16 (+28) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) +11 (+19) +15 (+28) +21 (+38) +26 (+46) +16 (+28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +28 (+50) +24 (+43) +16 (+29) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +20 (+36) +25 (+45) +16 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -27 (-1) -31 (-1) -14 (-1) +2 (+0) +178 (+7) +166 (+7) +117 (+5) +163 (+6) +240 (+9) +241 (+9) +87 (+3) -15 (-1) +1109 (+44)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -8 ( -28) -6 ( -19) -2 ( -7) +10 (+32) +12 (+40) +11 (+35) +12 (+39) +15 (+50) +14 (+45) +4 (+13) -3 ( -10)   +51 (+14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 03' +5h 35' +4h 07' +1h 04' -3h 01' -4h 58' -4h 42' -2h 58' -0h 04' +1h 56' +3h 24' +5h 13'   +0h 58'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 03' +2h 26' +0h 26' -1h 40' -3h 33' -4h 36' -4h 07' -2h 26' -0h 22' +1h 43' +3h 36' +4h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +45.8 +45.8 +45.9 +41.8 +25.2 +18.9 +24.8 +41.5 +45.6 +45.5 +45.7 +45.8   +39.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -22 -25 -22 -11 +6 +8 +5 -1 -3 -4 -14 -19   -8.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +22.9 (+41) +20.3 (+37) +16.5 (+30) +12.4 (+22) +9.3 (+17) +6.5 (+12) +3.8 (+7) +4.2 (+8) +9.6 (+17) +14.2 (+26) +17.7 (+32) +21 (+38) +13.2 (+24)

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