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Damascus vs Tel Aviv Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Damascus, Syria and Tel Aviv, Israel is approximately 217 km or 135 mi.
  • To reach Damascus in this distance one would set out from Tel Aviv bearing 43.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Damascus bearing 44.3° or NE .
  • Damascus has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Tel Aviv has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Damascus is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome whereas Tel Aviv is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.9 °C (3.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.9 °C (10.6°F) more in Damascus. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 325.8 mm (12.8 in) less which is equivalent to 325.8 l/m² (8 US gal/ft²) or 3,258,000 l/ha (348,302 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • There are 330 more hours of sunlight per year in Damascus. In whichever way circa 0h 54' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.4° lower in Damascus than in Tel Aviv.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.3°C (13.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Damascus relative to Tel Aviv. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Tel Aviv vs Damascus.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -87 (-3) -59 (-2) -31 (-1) -1 (0) +2 (+0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) -2 (0) -7 (0) -52 (-2) -89 (-4) -326 (-13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -4) -3 ( -10) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3)   -3 ( -1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 15' +0h 10' +1h 13' +1h 00' +1h 05' +1h 10' +1h 46' +1h 38' +1h 58' +0h 29' +0h 28' +0h 03'   +0h 54'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 06' -0h 03' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 05' +0h 07' +0h 06' +0h 03' +0h 00' -0h 02' -0h 05' -0h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4   -1.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 -11 -18 -25 -29 -32 -34 -32 -27 -23 -9 -1   -20.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.8 (-9) -6.5 (-12) -6.1 (-11) -7 (-13) -8.3 (-15) -8.7 (-16) -8.5 (-15) -9.1 (-16) -8.4 (-15) -8.6 (-15) -6.1 (-11) -5.4 (-10) -7.3 (-13)

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