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Johannesburg vs La Rioja Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Johannesburg, South Africa and La Rioja, Argentina is approximately 9,065 km or 5,633 mi.
  • To reach Johannesburg in this distance one would set out from La Rioja bearing 115.3° or ESE and follow the great circles arc to approach Johannesburg bearing 61.4° or ENE .
  • Johannesburg has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas La Rioja has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Johannesburg is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas La Rioja is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.6 °C (8.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.5 °C (11.7°F) less in Johannesburg. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 181.4 mm (7.1 in) more which is equivalent to 181.4 l/m² (4.45 US gal/ft²) or 1,814,000 l/ha (193,929 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.1° higher in Johannesburg than in La Rioja.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.8% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.8°C (6.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -6 (-12) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -6 (-10) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -6 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -6 (-12) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -6 (-12) -7 (-13) -5 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -4 (-6) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +45 (+2) +22 (+1) +36 (+1) +36 (+1) +6 (+0) +6 (+0) +1 (+0) +1 (+0) +21 (+1) -6 (0) -32 (-1) +46 (+2) +181 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 12' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 11' +0h 14' +0h 13' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 11' -0h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.1 +3.2 +3.3 +3.4 +3.3 +3.2 +3.2 +3.2 +3.2 +3.1 +2.9 +3.2   +3.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +6 +1 -5 -12 -15 -12 -6 -2 +7 +10 +10   -0.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.6 (-8) -4.7 (-8) -4.5 (-8) -4.8 (-9) -5.6 (-10) -4.1 (-7) -3.3 (-6) -2.6 (-5) -2.3 (-4) -1.7 (-3) -3.2 (-6) -4.2 (-8) -3.8 (-7)

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