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Yazd vs Des Moines, Iowa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Yazd, Iran and Des Moines, Iowa, Usa is approximately 11,214 km or 6,968 mi.
  • To reach Yazd in this distance one would set out from Des Moines, Iowa bearing 27.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Yazd bearing 156.1° or SSE .
  • Yazd has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Des Moines, Iowa has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Yazd is in or near the warm temperate desert scrub biome whereas Des Moines, Iowa is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 9.2 °C (16.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.5 °C (8.1°F) less in Yazd. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 781.3 mm (30.8 in) less which is equivalent to 781.3 l/m² (19.17 US gal/ft²) or 7,813,000 l/ha (835,262 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.6° higher in Yazd than in Des Moines, Iowa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 28% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.8°C (3.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +9 (+16) +9 (+15) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +9 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -14 (-1) -17 (-1) -46 (-2) -76 (-3) -89 (-4) -113 (-4) -96 (-4) -107 (-4) -90 (-4) -65 (-3) -43 (-2) -25 (-1) -781 (-31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 48' +0h 29' +0h 05' -0h 20' -0h 42' -0h 54' -0h 48' -0h 29' -0h 04' +0h 20' +0h 43' +0h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +9.6 +9.5 +9.4 +9.5 +9.6 +9.6 +9.7 +9.8 +9.8 +9.7 +9.7 +9.6   +9.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -19 -23 -25 -20 -29 -39 -36 -39 -34 -25 -24 -23   -28
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7.4 (+13) +5.8 (+10) +2.4 (+4) +1.5 (+3) -3.4 (-6) -9.4 (-17) -10.4 (-19) -10.9 (-20) -8 (-14) -2.4 (-4) +0.8 (+1) +5 (+9) -1.8 (-3)

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