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Kushka vs Balkhash Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Kushka, Turkmenistan and Balkhash, Kazakhstan is approximately 1,667 km or 1,036 mi.
  • To reach Kushka in this distance one would set out from Balkhash bearing 223.7° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Kushka bearing 215.4° or SW .
  • Both have a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Kushka is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome whereas Balkhash is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 9.5 °C (17.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14 °C (25.2°F) less in Kushka. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 126 mm (5 in) more which is equivalent to 126 l/m² (3.09 US gal/ft²) or 1,260,000 l/ha (134,702 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.6° higher in Kushka than in Balkhash.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.4°C (11.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +10 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +30 (+1) +34 (+1) +50 (+2) +19 (+1) +3 (+0) -17 (-1) -11 (0) -9 (0) -3 (0) +1 (+0) +16 (+1) +13 (+1) +126 (+5)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +3 (+11) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) -1 ( -3) -3.5 ( -12) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6)   -10.5 ( -3)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 07' +0h 40' +0h 07' -0h 27' -0h 59' -1h 16' -1h 08' -0h 40' -0h 06' +0h 28' +0h 59' +1h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +11.6 +11.6 +11.6 +11.6 +11.6 +11.6 +11.6 +11.6 +11.6 +11.6 +11.5 +11.6   +11.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -3 -4 -2 +5 +0 -11 -14 -15 -13 -14 -17 -10   -8.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +16.9 (+30) +16.5 (+30) +13.8 (+25) +8.5 (+15) +4.6 (+8) -0.7 (-1) -2.2 (-4) -3.5 (-6) -0.9 (-2) +1.9 (+3) +8.5 (+15) +13.6 (+24) +6.4 (+12)

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