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Geneva vs Sendai Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Geneva, Switzerland and Sendai, Japan is approximately 9,594 km or 5,962 mi.
  • To reach Geneva in this distance one would set out from Sendai bearing 330.5° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Geneva bearing 214° or SW .
  • Geneva has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Sendai has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Geneva is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Sendai is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 2.3 °C (4.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.7 °C (8.5°F) less in Geneva. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 300.4 mm (11.8 in) less which is equivalent to 300.4 l/m² (7.37 US gal/ft²) or 3,004,000 l/ha (321,148 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • There are 129 more hours of sunlight per year in Geneva. In whichever way circa 0h 20' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.9° lower in Geneva than in Sendai.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.1°C (3.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) +0 (0) +0 (+1) -1 (-3) -2 (-4) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) -2 (-4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -2 (-4) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+1) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) -4 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +32 (+1) +25 (+1) +6 (+0) -33 (-1) -37 (-1) -49 (-2) -86 (-3) -87 (-3) -107 (-4) -30 (-1) +19 (+1) +46 (+2) -300 (-12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +3 (+11) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -5 ( -16) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) +5 (+17) +2 (+6)   +8 (+2)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -3h 07' -2h 01' -0h 44' +0h 06' +1h 11' +3h 52' +5h 15' +3h 19' +2h 20' -0h 34' -2h 42' -2h 48'   +0h 20'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 47' -0h 28' -0h 05' +0h 19' +0h 42' +0h 54' +0h 48' +0h 28' +0h 04' -0h 20' -0h 42' -0h 54'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -7.9 -7.8 -7.8 -7.8 -7.9 -8 -8 -8.1 -8.1 -8.1 -8 -7.9   -7.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +16 +12 +10 +4 +0 -13 -20 -14 -6 +7 +12 +15   +1.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +2.3 (+4) +2.6 (+5) +2.5 (+5) -0.3 (-1) -2 (-4) -4.4 (-8) -7.1 (-13) -8.7 (-16) -6.2 (-11) -3 (-5) -1.4 (-3) +0.6 (+1) -2.1 (-4)

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