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Santa Maria, Ca vs Darfield Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Santa Maria, Ca, Usa and Darfield, New Zealand is approximately 11,065 km or 6,876 mi.
  • To reach Santa Maria, Ca in this distance one would set out from Darfield bearing 50.2° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Santa Maria, Ca bearing 42.8° or NE .
  • Santa Maria, Ca has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb) whereas Darfield has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Santa Maria, Ca is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Darfield is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 2.4 °C (4.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.5 °C (8.1°F) less in Santa Maria, Ca. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 474.3 mm (18.7 in) less which is equivalent to 474.3 l/m² (11.64 US gal/ft²) or 4,743,000 l/ha (507,058 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.2° higher in Santa Maria, Ca than in Darfield.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -6 (-10) -4 (-6) +1 (+1) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +11 (+19) +8 (+15) +4 (+8) -1 (-1) -5 (-9) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -10 (0) +12 (+0) -12 (0) -40 (-2) -68 (-3) -57 (-2) -76 (-3) -80 (-3) -45 (-2) -54 (-2) -26 (-1) -17 (-1) -474 (-19)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 53' -3h 01' -0h 33' +2h 05' +4h 19' +5h 28' +4h 57' +3h 01' +0h 28' -2h 09' -4h 23' -5h 28'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -31.1 -12.5 +9.1 +32.3 +49 +55.4 +49.4 +32.6 +9.9 -12.9 -31.2 -38.3   +9.2

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