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Shanghai vs Iquitos Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Shanghai, China and Iquitos, Peru is approximately 16,595 km or 10,312 mi.
  • To reach Shanghai in this distance one would set out from Iquitos bearing 334.8° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Shanghai bearing 209.8° or SSW .
  • Shanghai has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Iquitos has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Shanghai is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome whereas Iquitos is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 10.8 °C (19.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.5 °C (40.5°F) more in Shanghai. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1767.3 mm (69.6 in) less which is equivalent to 1767.3 l/m² (43.37 US gal/ft²) or 17,673,000 l/ha (1,889,361 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.5° lower in Shanghai than in Iquitos.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-43) -23 (-42) -19 (-35) -12 (-22) -7 (-13) -3 (-6) +1 (+1) +0 (0) -5 (-9) -10 (-17) -15 (-27) -21 (-38) -12 (-21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -22 (-40) -19 (-33) -12 (-22) -7 (-13) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -3 (-6) -9 (-15) -15 (-26) -21 (-38) -11 (-20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-39) -21 (-37) -17 (-31) -12 (-21) -6 (-11) -1 (-2) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) -1 (-2) -7 (-13) -14 (-24) -21 (-37) -9 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -240 (-9) -168 (-7) -198 (-8) -208 (-8) -159 (-6) -38 (-2) -54 (-2) -32 (-1) -33 (-1) -181 (-7) -209 (-8) -248 (-10) -1767 (-70)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 58' -1h 13' -0h 13' +0h 51' +1h 45' +2h 12' +2h 00' +1h 14' +0h 11' -0h 52' -1h 46' -2h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -34.9 -34.5 -26.6 -3.6 +13 +19.4 +13.4 -3.3 -25.8 -34 -34.6 -34.9   -15.5

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