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Van vs Juan Santamaria Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Van, Turkey and Juan Santamaria, Costa Rica is approximately 12,367 km or 7,685 mi.
  • To reach Van in this distance one would set out from Juan Santamaria bearing 41.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Van bearing 123.1° or ESE .
  • Van has a warm, dry summer continental/ hemiboreal climate (Dsb) whereas Juan Santamaria has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Van is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Juan Santamaria is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 13.2 °C (23.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.3 °C (43.7°F) more in Van. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1585.9 mm (62.4 in) less which is equivalent to 1585.9 l/m² (38.92 US gal/ft²) or 15,859,000 l/ha (1,695,432 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22° lower in Van than in Juan Santamaria.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -26 (-46) -22 (-39) -16 (-28) -10 (-17) -4 (-7) 0 (0) -1 (-1) -5 (-8) -11 (-20) -18 (-32) -23 (-41) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +29 (+1) +24 (+1) +29 (+1) -26 (-1) -218 (-9) -259 (-10) -177 (-7) -270 (-11) -342 (-13) -282 (-11) -93 (-4) +0 (+0) -1586 (-62)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 50' -1h 08' -0h 12' +0h 47' +1h 37' +2h 03' +1h 52' +1h 08' +0h 10' -0h 48' -1h 39' -2h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -28.5 -28.4 -28.5 -24.6 -8 -1.5 -7.6 -24.3 -28.2 -28.1 -28.3 -28.5   -22

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