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Hiroshima vs Edinburgh, Scotland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Hiroshima, Japan and Edinburgh, Scotland, Uk is approximately 9,131 km or 5,674 mi.
  • To reach Hiroshima in this distance one would set out from Edinburgh, Scotland bearing 35.5° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Hiroshima bearing 156.9° or SSE .
  • Hiroshima has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Edinburgh, Scotland has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Hiroshima is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Edinburgh, Scotland is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 6.6 °C (11.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.6 °C (20.9°F) more in Hiroshima. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 886.3 mm (34.9 in) more which is equivalent to 886.3 l/m² (21.75 US gal/ft²) or 8,863,000 l/ha (947,514 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/3 as much.
  • There are 880 more hours of sunlight per year in Hiroshima. In whichever way circa 2h 24' more per day or about 1 5/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.6° higher in Hiroshima than in Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.9°C (8.8°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Hiroshima relative to Edinburgh, Scotland. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Edinburgh, Scotland vs Hiroshima.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +4 (+8) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +13 (+23) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +7 (+12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +6 (+10) +8 (+14) +9 (+17) +12 (+22) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -12 (0) +17 (+1) +58 (+2) +123 (+5) +103 (+4) +221 (+9) +189 (+7) +52 (+2) +108 (+4) +38 (+1) +10 (+0) -19 (-1) +886 (+35)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -25) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13) -8 ( -26) -4 ( -13) -11 ( -35) -12 ( -40) -13 ( -42)   -83 ( -23)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 58' +2h 43' +2h 29' +1h 58' +1h 19' +0h 06' +1h 34' +3h 23' +1h 44' +3h 01' +4h 00' +3h 34'   +2h 24'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 35' +1h 31' +0h 16' -1h 01' -2h 14' -2h 57' -2h 37' -1h 31' -0h 13' +1h 04' +2h 16' +2h 57'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +21.4 +21.4 +21.4 +21.5 +21.5 +21.6 +21.6 +21.8 +21.7 +21.6 +21.5 +21.6   +21.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -15 -14 -14 -6 -5 +3 +2 -3 -4 -10 -11 -13   -7.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.8 (-3) -1.3 (-2) -0.1 (0) +4.8 (+9) +6.6 (+12) +8.7 (+16) +11.3 (+20) +11.6 (+21) +9.3 (+17) +5.3 (+10) +3.8 (+7) +0.2 (+0) +4.9 (+9)

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