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Kandahar vs Sendai Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kandahar, Afghanistan and Sendai, Japan is approximately 6,699 km or 4,163 mi.
  • To reach Kandahar in this distance one would set out from Sendai bearing 288.4° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kandahar bearing 240.9° or WSW .
  • Kandahar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Sendai has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Kandahar is in or near the warm temperate desert scrub biome whereas Sendai is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.6 °C (11.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.7 °C (6.7°F) more in Kandahar. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1013.8 mm (39.9 in) less which is equivalent to 1013.8 l/m² (24.88 US gal/ft²) or 10,138,000 l/ha (1,083,819 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • There are 1556 more hours of sunlight per year in Kandahar. In whichever way circa 4h 14' more per day or about 1 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.8° higher in Kandahar than in Sendai.
  • Relative humidity levels are 33.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.1°C (7.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +13 (+24) +14 (+26) +17 (+30) +15 (+26) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+15) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +11 (+20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +7 (+12) +10 (+17) +10 (+18) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +10 (+18) +5 (+10) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +7 (+12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +13 (+1) -7 (0) -27 (-1) -75 (-3) -107 (-4) -133 (-5) -148 (-6) -164 (-6) -187 (-7) -101 (-4) -62 (-2) -16 (-1) -1014 (-40)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) +4 (+14) -4 ( -13) +2 (+7) -10 ( -32) -13 ( -43) -14 ( -45) -12 ( -39) -11 ( -37) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -20) -7 ( -23)   -84 ( -23)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 52' +1h 10' +1h 36' +1h 38' +5h 03' +7h 08' +7h 19' +6h 40' +6h 10' +5h 07' +4h 14' +2h 54'   +4h 14'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 31' +0h 19' +0h 03' -0h 13' -0h 28' -0h 35' -0h 32' -0h 19' -0h 03' +0h 13' +0h 28' +0h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +6.8 +6.8 +6.8 +6.9 +6.8 +6.7 +6.7 +6.7 +6.7 +6.7 +6.7 +6.8   +6.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -8 -6 -12 -24 -40 -57 -59 -56 -55 -43 -27 -14   -33.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +1.9 (+3) +4.3 (+8) +5.8 (+10) +2.8 (+5) -2.9 (-5) -8.2 (-15) -9.8 (-18) -13.3 (-24) -14.5 (-26) -10 (-18) -4.9 (-9) -0.1 (0) -4.1 (-7)

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