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Sacramento, California vs Glasgow, Scotland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sacramento, California, Usa and Glasgow, Scotland, Uk is approximately 7,963 km or 4,948 mi.
  • To reach Sacramento, California in this distance one would set out from Glasgow, Scotland bearing 312.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Sacramento, California bearing 211.8° or SSW .
  • Sacramento, California has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Glasgow, Scotland has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Sacramento, California is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Glasgow, Scotland is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 7.1 °C (12.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5 °C (9°F) more in Sacramento, California. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 663.9 mm (26.1 in) less which is equivalent to 663.9 l/m² (16.29 US gal/ft²) or 6,639,000 l/ha (709,753 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • There are 2227 more hours of sunlight per year in Sacramento, California. In whichever way circa 6h 05' more per day or about 2 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.3° higher in Sacramento, California than in Glasgow, Scotland.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +9 (+15) +9 (+16) +10 (+17) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +14 (+26) +15 (+26) +13 (+23) +8 (+15) +5 (+8) +11 (+19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +6 (+12) +7 (+12) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +9 (+15) +9 (+17) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +8 (+15) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) +7 (+13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +4 (+8) +4 (+8) +4 (+6) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +3 (+6) +4 (+8) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) +4 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -16 (-1) -12 (0) -4 (0) -38 (-1) -56 (-2) -67 (-3) -96 (-4) -91 (-4) -93 (-4) -92 (-4) -37 (-1) -63 (-2) -664 (-26)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -25) -7 ( -23) -10 ( -33) -11 ( -35) -14 ( -47) -17 ( -55) -17 ( -55) -16 ( -53) -15 ( -48) -12 ( -40) -10 ( -32)   -144 ( -39)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 52' +4h 19' +5h 19' +5h 26' +5h 54' +7h 34' +8h 58' +8h 40' +7h 50' +7h 15' +5h 18' +3h 36'   +6h 05'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 13' +1h 17' +0h 13' -0h 52' -1h 55' -2h 32' -2h 15' -1h 18' -0h 11' +0h 54' +1h 57' +2h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.4 +17.4 +17.4 +17.4 +17.4 +17.3 +17.3 +17.2 +17.2 +17.2 +17.2 +17.3   +17.3

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