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Murmansk vs Damascus (Intl) Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Murmansk, Russia and Damascus (Intl), Syria is approximately 3,958 km or 2,459 mi.
  • To reach Murmansk in this distance one would set out from Damascus (Intl) bearing 357.9° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Murmansk bearing 355° or N .
  • Murmansk has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc) whereas Damascus (Intl) has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Murmansk is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome whereas Damascus (Intl) is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average temperature is 16.7 °C (30°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.5 °C (6.3°F) more in Murmansk. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 347.5 mm (13.7 in) more which is equivalent to 347.5 l/m² (8.53 US gal/ft²) or 3,475,000 l/ha (371,501 US gal/ac) more. About 3 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 35.4° lower in Murmansk than in Damascus (Intl).

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-35) -22 (-39) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -21 (-39) -21 (-38) -19 (-35) -21 (-38) -23 (-42) -25 (-44) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -22 (-39)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -17 (-31) -19 (-34) -18 (-32) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -17 (-30) -17 (-31) -17 (-30) -16 (-29) -17 (-30)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-24) -16 (-28) -15 (-26) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -12 (-22) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +1 (+0) -2 (0) +2 (+0) +9 (+0) +27 (+1) +54 (+2) +61 (+2) +79 (+3) +53 (+2) +33 (+1) +20 (+1) +11 (+0) +348 (+14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -8h 39' -3h 59' -0h 39' +2h 36' +7h 01' +9h 49' +8h 51' +4h 01' +0h 34' -2h 42' -7h 10' -9h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -35.2 -35.4 -35.4 -35.5 -35.5 -35.5 -35.5 -35.6 -35.5 -35.3 -35.2 -35.5   -35.4

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