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Las Vegas, Nevada vs Johannesburg Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Las Vegas, Nevada, Usa and Johannesburg, South Africa is approximately 16,384 km or 10,181 mi.
  • To reach Las Vegas, Nevada in this distance one would set out from Johannesburg bearing 296.7° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Las Vegas, Nevada bearing 262.7° or W .
  • Las Vegas, Nevada has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Johannesburg has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Las Vegas, Nevada is in or near the warm temperate desert biome whereas Johannesburg is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 3.3 °C (5.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.3 °C (27.5°F) more in Las Vegas, Nevada. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 438.2 mm (17.3 in) less which is equivalent to 438.2 l/m² (10.75 US gal/ft²) or 4,382,000 l/ha (468,465 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • There are 656 more hours of sunlight per year in Las Vegas, Nevada. In whichever way circa 1h 47' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.1° lower in Las Vegas, Nevada than in Johannesburg.
  • Relative humidity levels are 34.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.9°C (17.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Las Vegas, Nevada relative to Johannesburg. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Johannesburg vs Las Vegas, Nevada.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -8 (-14) -4 (-6) +3 (+6) +12 (+22) +21 (+38) +24 (+43) +20 (+35) +12 (+21) +3 (+5) -5 (-10) -12 (-21) +5 (+8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) +2 (+3) +11 (+19) +19 (+34) +22 (+40) +19 (+33) +11 (+20) +2 (+3) -6 (-11) -12 (-22) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) -6 (-12) +0 (+1) +10 (+17) +17 (+30) +21 (+37) +17 (+31) +10 (+18) +0 (+1) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) +2 (+4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -113 (-4) -82 (-3) -79 (-3) -49 (-2) -6 (0) -6 (0) +5 (+0) +6 (+0) -20 (-1) -2 (0) 0 (0) -93 (-4) -438 (-17)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12 ( -39) -9 ( -32) -10 ( -32) -5 ( -17) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -7 ( -23) -11 ( -37) -12 ( -39)   -72 ( -20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 29' +1h 07' +2h 42' +2h 54' +3h 27' +4h 42' +3h 15' +2h 01' +2h 18' +1h 00' -0h 30' -0h 56'   +1h 47'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 35' -2h 14' -0h 24' +1h 32' +3h 11' +4h 01' +3h 38' +2h 14' +0h 21' -1h 35' -3h 13' -4h 01'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -49.1 -30.5 -9.2 +14 +30.5 +36.9 +30.8 +14 -8.8 -31.3 -49.2 -56.7   -9.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -28 -38 -45 -44 -41 -40 -34 -26 -29 -31 -31 -27   -34.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -19 (-34) -18.5 (-33) -18.3 (-33) -14 (-25) -7.7 (-14) -2.9 (-5) +4.3 (+8) +4.5 (+8) -4.1 (-7) -10.2 (-18) -15.1 (-27) -18.3 (-33) -9.9 (-18)

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