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Santa Maria, Ca vs Cardiff, Wales Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Santa Maria, Ca, Usa and Cardiff, Wales, Uk is approximately 8,631 km or 5,363 mi.
  • To reach Santa Maria, Ca in this distance one would set out from Cardiff, Wales bearing 311.6° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Santa Maria, Ca bearing 214.7° or SW .
  • Santa Maria, Ca has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb) whereas Cardiff, Wales has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Santa Maria, Ca is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Cardiff, Wales is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 4.3 °C (7.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.6 °C (8.3°F) less in Santa Maria, Ca. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 647 mm (25.5 in) less which is equivalent to 647 l/m² (15.88 US gal/ft²) or 6,470,000 l/ha (691,686 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.5° higher in Santa Maria, Ca than in Cardiff, Wales.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Santa Maria, Ca relative to Cardiff, Wales. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Cardiff, Wales vs Santa Maria, Ca.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +6 (+11) +9 (+17) +10 (+19) +10 (+18) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) 0 (-1) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -36 (-1) 0 (0) -18 (-1) -32 (-1) -59 (-2) -65 (-3) -74 (-3) -79 (-3) -84 (-3) -84 (-3) -63 (-2) -53 (-2) -647 (-25)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 45' +1h 02' +0h 11' -0h 42' -1h 31' -1h 59' -1h 46' -1h 02' -0h 09' +0h 44' +1h 33' +1h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +16.5 +16.5 +16.6 +16.6 +16.6 +16.5 +16.4 +16.4 +16.4 +16.3 +16.4 +16.5   +16.5

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