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Dallas, Texas vs Phoenix, Arizona Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Dallas, Texas, Usa and Phoenix, Arizona, Usa is approximately 1,412 km or 878 mi.
  • To reach Dallas, Texas in this distance one would set out from Phoenix, Arizona bearing 88.5° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Dallas, Texas bearing 96.8° or E .
  • Dallas, Texas has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Phoenix, Arizona has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dallas, Texas is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Phoenix, Arizona is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 3.9 °C (7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.2 °C (0.4°F) less in Dallas, Texas. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 684.4 mm (26.9 in) more which is equivalent to 684.4 l/m² (16.8 US gal/ft²) or 6,844,000 l/ha (731,669 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1131 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Dallas, Texas. In whichever way circa 3h 06' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.5° higher in Dallas, Texas than in Phoenix, Arizona.
  • Relative humidity levels are 23.1% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.1°C (9.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -5 (-9) -6 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -4 (-6) -4 (-8) -4 (-6) -4 (-6) -4 (-7) -4 (-7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) +0 (+0) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +42 (+2) +48 (+2) +50 (+2) +96 (+4) +120 (+5) +79 (+3) +28 (+1) +25 (+1) +50 (+2) +53 (+2) +52 (+2) +43 (+2) +684 (+27)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +4 (+14) +4 (+13) +6 (+20) +8 (+26) +5 (+17) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +4 (+13) +4 (+13)   +45 (+12)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 19' -3h 40' -3h 44' -4h 30' -4h 29' -2h 48' -1h 58' -1h 58' -2h 34' -2h 32' -2h 50' -2h 48'   -3h 06'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 02' +0h 01' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 02' -0h 02' -0h 01' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02' +0h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +0.6 +0.6 +0.5 +0.6 +0.6 +0.6 +0.5 +0.6 +0.6 +0.5 +0.6 +0.5   +0.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +18 +19 +23 +29 +37 +36 +21 +13 +21 +21 +21 +18   +23.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.6 (+1) +0.8 (+1) +4.3 (+8) +8.7 (+16) +12.7 (+23) +13.8 (+25) +4.4 (+8) +1.7 (+3) +4.4 (+8) +4.6 (+8) +3.6 (+6) +1.4 (+3) +5.1 (+9)

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