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Quito vs Riyadh Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Quito, Ecuador and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is approximately 13,530 km or 8,408 mi.
  • To reach Quito in this distance one would set out from Riyadh bearing 286.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Quito bearing 240.7° or WSW .
  • Quito has a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb) whereas Riyadh has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Quito is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Riyadh is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 11.2 °C (20.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.1 °C (36.2°F) less in Quito. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 912.5 mm (35.9 in) more which is equivalent to 912.5 l/m² (22.39 US gal/ft²) or 9,125,000 l/ha (975,523 US gal/ac) more. About 10 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 9.4° higher in Quito than in Riyadh.
  • Relative humidity levels are 47.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.6°C (10.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-6 (-11) -9 (-16) -14 (-25) -17 (-31) -20 (-36) -22 (-40) -23 (-41) -22 (-40) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -6 (-11) -16 (-28)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) -2 (-4) -7 (-12) -11 (-21) -17 (-31) -20 (-35) -20 (-37) -20 (-36) -17 (-31) -13 (-23) -6 (-12) -1 (-2) -11 (-20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) 0 (0) -4 (-7) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -16 (-29) -17 (-31) -12 (-22) -6 (-11) -1 (-2) +5 (+9) -5 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +62 (+2) +104 (+4) +103 (+4) +120 (+5) +90 (+4) +37 (+1) +26 (+1) +31 (+1) +79 (+3) +114 (+4) +73 (+3) +72 (+3) +913 (+36)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +13 (+42) +16 (+57) +18 (+58) +21 (+70) +17 (+55) +11 (+37) +5.5 (+18) +7 (+23) +12 (+40) +19 (+61) +11 (+37) +13 (+42)   +163.5 (+45)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 21' +0h 50' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 12' -1h 30' -1h 22' -0h 50' -0h 08' +0h 36' +1h 13' +1h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +24.8 +24.6 +22.6 +0.6 -15.8 -22.3 -16.1 +0.4 +22.2 +24.3 +24.6 +24.8   +9.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +30 +41 +47 +49 +58 +61 +52 +51 +52 +55 +42 +33   +47.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +6.2 (+11) +3.1 (+6) +3.9 (+7) +7.2 (+13) +4 (+7) +4.9 (+9) +4.7 (+8) +6.1 (+11) +5.2 (+9) +7 (+13) +5.6 (+10)

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