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Shanghai vs Houma, La Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Shanghai, China and Houma, La, Usa is approximately 12,445 km or 7,734 mi.
  • To reach Shanghai in this distance one would set out from Houma, La bearing 330.6° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Shanghai bearing 209.9° or SSW .
  • Both have a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Shanghai is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome whereas Houma, La is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 4.4 °C (7.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.7 °C (13.9°F) more in Shanghai. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 486.8 mm (19.2 in) less which is equivalent to 486.8 l/m² (11.95 US gal/ft²) or 4,868,000 l/ha (520,422 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.6° lower in Shanghai than in Houma, La.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -10 (-17) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-1) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -6 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) +0 (+0) +0 (+1) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -7 (-12) -4 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) 0 (0) +0 (+0) -2 (-4) -5 (-8) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -89 (-3) -67 (-3) -27 (-1) -12 (0) -15 (-1) 0 (0) -56 (-2) -43 (-2) -17 (-1) -17 (-1) -49 (-2) -95 (-4) -487 (-19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 06' -0h 04' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 06' +0h 07' +0h 06' +0h 04' +0h 00' -0h 03' -0h 06' -0h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.8 -1.8 -1.9 -1.8 -1.8 -1.6 -1.5 -1.5 -1.4 -1.4 -1.5 -1.6   -1.6

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