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Sacramento, California vs Alicante, Costa Blanca Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sacramento, California, Usa and Alicante, Costa Blanca, Spain is approximately 9,558 km or 5,939 mi.
  • To reach Sacramento, California in this distance one would set out from Alicante, Costa Blanca bearing 317.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Sacramento, California bearing 222.4° or SW .
  • Sacramento, California has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Alicante, Costa Blanca has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.9 °C (3.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.1 °C (5.6°F) more in Sacramento, California. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 88.5 mm (3.5 in) more which is equivalent to 88.5 l/m² (2.17 US gal/ft²) or 885,000 l/ha (94,612 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • There are 496 more hours of sunlight per year in Sacramento, California. In whichever way circa 1h 21' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.1° lower in Sacramento, California than in Alicante, Costa Blanca.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.1°C (7.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Sacramento, California relative to Alicante, Costa Blanca. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Alicante, Costa Blanca vs Sacramento, California.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) 0 (-1) 2 (+3) 2 (+4) 2 (+4) 1 (+3) 1 (+1) 1 (+1) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -1 (-3) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +75 (+3) +46 (+2) +40 (+2) -4 (0) -26 (-1) -20 (-1) -3 (0) -6 (0) -32 (-1) -39 (-2) +27 (+1) +30 (+1) +89 (+3)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +8 (+26) +5 (+18) +4 (+13) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -7) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +5 (+16)   +15 (+4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 54' -0h 21' +1h 21' +1h 44' +2h 11' +2h 46' +2h 32' +2h 30' +3h 16' +2h 38' +0h 32' -1h 03'   +1h 21'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0 -0.1 +0 -0.1 +0 -0.2 -0.2 -0.3 -0.2 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1   -0.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +9 -3 -10 -14 -19 -19 -19 -23 -17 -4 +12   -7.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -1.4 (-3) +0 (+0) -2.3 (-4) -3.4 (-6) -3.9 (-7) -5.6 (-10) -6.3 (-11) -6.8 (-12) -7.7 (-14) -5.5 (-10) -3.9 (-7) -2.2 (-4) -4.1 (-7)

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