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Quito vs Acapulco Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Quito, Ecuador and Acapulco, Mexico is approximately 2,995 km or 1,861 mi.
  • To reach Quito in this distance one would set out from Acapulco bearing 126.8° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Quito bearing 129.9° or SE .
  • Quito has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb) whereas Acapulco has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Quito is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Acapulco is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 13.1 °C (23.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.1 °C (2°F) less in Quito. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 373.2 mm (14.7 in) less which is equivalent to 373.2 l/m (9.16 US gal/ft) or 3,732,000 l/ha (398,976 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • There are 780 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Quito. In whichever way circa 2h 08' less per day or about 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.7° higher in Quito than in Acapulco.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 12.8°C (23.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Quito relative to Acapulco. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Acapulco vs Quito.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -10 (-19) -10 (-18) -11 (-19) -10 (-19) -11 (-19) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -10 (-19) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -13 (-24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -14 (-25) -15 (-28) -16 (-30) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -16 (-29) -15 (-27) -14 (-25) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +65 (+3) +113 (+4) +125 (+5) +144 (+6) +70 (+3) -234 (-9) -183 (-7) -280 (-11) -262 (-10) -30 (-1) +29 (+1) +69 (+3) -373 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +15 (+48) +16.5 (+58) +19.5 (+63) +21.5 (+72) +17 (+55) -1 ( -3) -9 ( -29) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -17) +9 (+29) +15 (+50) +15 (+48)   +106.5 (+29)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 21' -4h 25' -4h 40' -3h 10' -1h 58' -0h 18' +0h 07' -0h 11' +0h 42' -2h 01' -3h 22' -3h 05'   -2h 08'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 53' +0h 33' +0h 06' -0h 23' -0h 47' -0h 59' -0h 54' -0h 33' -0h 05' +0h 23' +0h 47' +0h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +16.8 +16.5 +14.5 -7.5 -16.8 -16.9 -16.7 -7.3 +14.4 +16.6 +16.8 +16.9   +3.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +3 +5 +8 +6 +5 -2 -10 -13 -11 -1 +1 +1   -0.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -11.2 (-20) -11 (-20) -10.1 (-18) -11.2 (-20) -12.2 (-22) -13.9 (-25) -15.6 (-28) -15.7 (-28) -15 (-27) -13.5 (-24) -12.6 (-23) -11.8 (-21) -12.8 (-23)

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