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Yazd vs Heraklion, Crete Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Yazd, Iran and Heraklion, Crete, Greece is approximately 2,712 km or 1,685 mi.
  • To reach Yazd in this distance one would set out from Heraklion, Crete bearing 89.7° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Yazd bearing 106.1° or ESE .
  • Yazd has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Heraklion, Crete has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa).
  • Yazd is in or near the warm temperate desert scrub biome whereas Heraklion, Crete is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 0.4 °C (0.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.2 °C (23.8°F) more in Yazd. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 440.6 mm (17.3 in) less which is equivalent to 440.6 l/m² (10.81 US gal/ft²) or 4,406,000 l/ha (471,031 US gal/ac) less. About 1/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.4° higher in Yazd than in Heraklion, Crete.
  • Relative humidity levels are 31.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.9°C (19.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Yazd relative to Heraklion, Crete. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Heraklion, Crete vs Yazd.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -4 (-8) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) 0 (-1) -5 (-8) -7 (-13) +0 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -81 (-3) -66 (-3) -45 (-2) -21 (-1) -11 (0) -3 (0) -1 (0) -1 (0) -19 (-1) -67 (-3) -56 (-2) -69 (-3) -441 (-17)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 15' +0h 09' +0h 01' -0h 06' -0h 13' -0h 17' -0h 15' -0h 09' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 14' +0h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.4 +3.4 +3.4 +3.4 +3.4 +3.4 +3.5 +3.5 +3.5 +3.4 +3.4 +3.4   +3.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14.6 -20.5 -29.1 -29 -35.6 -38.7 -39.9 -40.2 -42.3 -38.9 -29.4 -20.5   -31.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9.5 (-17) -8.8 (-16) -8.2 (-15) -6.5 (-12) -8.4 (-15) -11.4 (-21) -12.7 (-23) -13.7 (-25) -14.9 (-27) -13.3 (-24) -12.1 (-22) -11.2 (-20) -10.9 (-20)

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