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Dallas, Texas vs Lake Charles, Louisiana Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dallas, Texas, Usa and Lake Charles, Louisiana, Usa is approximately 459 km or 285 mi.
  • To reach Dallas, Texas in this distance one would set out from Lake Charles, Louisiana bearing 312.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dallas, Texas bearing 310.4° or NW .
  • Both have a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Dallas, Texas is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Lake Charles, Louisiana is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 1.2 °C (2.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) more in Dallas, Texas. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 514 mm (20.2 in) less which is equivalent to 514 l/m² (12.61 US gal/ft²) or 5,140,000 l/ha (549,500 US gal/ac) less. About 5/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.8° lower in Dallas, Texas than in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.7°C (4.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dallas, Texas relative to Lake Charles, Louisiana. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Lake Charles, Louisiana vs Dallas, Texas.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -1 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -56 (-2) -26 (-1) -12 (0) +17 (+1) -21 (-1) -44 (-2) -83 (-3) -86 (-3) -73 (-3) -31 (-1) -39 (-2) -60 (-2) -514 (-20)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -4) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) -3 ( -10) -8 ( -26) -6 ( -19) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -3 ( -10)   -29 ( -8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 11' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 10' +0h 13' +0h 11' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 10' -0h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.7 -2.7 -2.8 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.8 -2.8 -2.7 -2.8   -2.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -6 -4 -6 -5 -2 -4 -12 -13 -10 -4 -3 -5   -6.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -3.9 (-7) -3.3 (-6) -4.3 (-8) -2.9 (-5) -1.7 (-3) -0.5 (-1) -1.9 (-3) -2.2 (-4) -2.8 (-5) -1.7 (-3) -3.4 (-6) -4.3 (-8) -2.7 (-5)

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