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Chongqing vs Chiang Mai Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Chongqing, China and Chiang Mai, Thailand is approximately 1,419 km or 882 mi.
  • To reach Chongqing in this distance one would set out from Chiang Mai bearing 31.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Chongqing bearing 34.5° or NE .
  • Chongqing has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa) whereas Chiang Mai has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Chongqing is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Chiang Mai is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 6.7 °C (12.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 12.8 °C (23°F) more in Chongqing. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 95 mm (3.7 in) less which is equivalent to 95 l/m² (2.33 US gal/ft²) or 950,000 l/ha (101,561 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 1391 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Chongqing. In whichever way circa 3h 50' less per day or about 1/2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.3° lower in Chongqing than in Chiang Mai.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.1°C (9.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -16 (-29) -13 (-23) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) -3 (-5) -9 (-16) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -9 (-17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -10 (-17) -5 (-9) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) -3 (-5) -7 (-12) -10 (-18) -11 (-20) -7 (-12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -4 (-7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +10 (+0) +16 (+1) +25 (+1) +47 (+2) -12 (0) +50 (+2) -19 (-1) -116 (-5) -80 (-3) -13 (-1) -4 (0) +1 (+0) -95 (-4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +6 (+19) +7 (+25) +8 (+26) +7 (+23) +2 (+6) -1 ( -3) -8 ( -26) -12 ( -39) -5 ( -17) +6 (+19) +7 (+23) +7 (+23)   +24 (+7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -7h 09' -7h 26' -6h 34' -5h 06' -3h 07' -1h 24' +2h 23' +2h 44' -1h 26' -5h 15' -6h 40' -6h 58'   -3h 50'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 40' -0h 24' -0h 04' +0h 17' +0h 35' +0h 44' +0h 40' +0h 24' +0h 03' -0h 17' -0h 36' -0h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) -10.7 -10.7 -10.7 -10.8 -7.8 -1.4 -6.8 -10.7 -10.7 -10.6 -10.7 -10.7   -9.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +8 +16 +21 +21 +8 +3 -2 -8 -3 +4 +6 +9   +6.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ┬°C & (┬°F) -10.6 (-19) -9.3 (-17) -7.2 (-13) -4.5 (-8) -3.2 (-6) -1.6 (-3) +1.5 (+3) +0.7 (+1) -3.1 (-6) -5.9 (-11) -8.4 (-15) -9 (-16) -5.1 (-9)

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