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Biarritz vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Biarritz, France and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 7,573 km or 4,706 mi.
  • To reach Biarritz in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 50° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Biarritz bearing 130.7° or SE .
  • Biarritz has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Biarritz is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Rapid City, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 5.6 °C (10.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.2 °C (27.4°F) less in Biarritz. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1014.1 mm (39.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1014.1 l/m² (24.89 US gal/ft²) or 10,141,000 l/ha (1,084,140 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/5 as much.
  • There are 780 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Biarritz. In whichever way circa 2h 07' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.6° higher in Biarritz than in Rapid City, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.8°C (17.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Biarritz relative to Rapid City, South Dakota. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Rapid City, South Dakota vs Biarritz.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +2 (+3) +-2 (-3) -3 (-6) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) +-1 (-2) +2 (+3) +7 (+12) +9 (+17) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +10 (+17) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) 0 (-1) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) +4 (+6) +6 (+10) +10 (+17) +12 (+22) +6 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +14 (+26) +12 (+22) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +10 (+17) +12 (+22) +16 (+28) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +117 (+5) +103 (+4) +61 (+2) +37 (+1) +29 (+1) +16 (+1) +25 (+1) +74 (+3) +109 (+4) +137 (+5) +148 (+6) +159 (+6) +1014 (+40)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +10 (+32) +8 (+28) +4 (+13) +6 (+20) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) +8 (+27) +10 (+32) +11 (+37) +12 (+39)   +85 (+23)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 19' -0h 48' -1h 25' -0h 54' -0h 56' -1h 46' -4h 07' -1h 38' -3h 10' -3h 21' -2h 22' -3h 40'   -2h 07'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 03' +0h 02' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 03' -0h 04' -0h 03' -0h 02' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 03' +0h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0.6 +0.5 +0.5 +0.5 +0.6 +0.6 +0.6 +0.7 +0.7 +0.7 +0.6 +0.6   +0.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +11 +2 +2 +17 +21 +20 +32 +31 +32 +28 +22 +15   +19.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +13.6 (+24) +10.3 (+19) +8.8 (+16) +8.5 (+15) +6.6 (+12) +4.6 (+8) +5.8 (+10) +7.9 (+14) +11.9 (+21) +12.2 (+22) +13.2 (+24) +14.1 (+25) +9.8 (+18)

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