Vs > Tarfaya
Usa flag

Los Lunas, Nm vs Tarfaya Climate & Distance Between

Morocco flag
  • The distance between Los Lunas, Nm, Usa and Tarfaya, Morocco is approximately 8,593 km or 5,340 mi.
  • To reach Los Lunas, Nm in this distance one would set out from Tarfaya bearing 302.9° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Los Lunas, Nm bearing 244.7° or WSW .
  • Los Lunas, Nm has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Tarfaya has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Los Lunas, Nm is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome whereas Tarfaya is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.3 °C (11.4°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.4 °C (33.1°F) more in Los Lunas, Nm. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 174 mm (6.9 in) more which is equivalent to 174 l/m² (4.27 US gal/ft²) or 1,740,000 l/ha (186,018 US gal/ac) more. About 4 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.8° lower in Los Lunas, Nm than in Tarfaya.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Los Lunas, Nm relative to Tarfaya. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Tarfaya vs Los Lunas, Nm.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-17) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) 2 (+3) 5 (+9) +10 (+18) +10 (+19) +9 (+16) 4 (+8) 0 (+0) -7 (-13) -10 (-19) 0 (+1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -15 (-28) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -6 (-10) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -7 (-13) -13 (-23) -16 (-28) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -19 (-35) -17 (-30) -13 (-24) -10 (-19) -7 (-12) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -9 (-16) -15 (-27) -19 (-34) -21 (-38) -13 (-24)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) +7 (+0) +7 (+0) +11 (+0) +11 (+0) +14 (+1) +31 (+1) +45 (+2) +27 (+1) +24 (+1) -4 (0) +2 (+0) +174 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 29' -0h 18' -0h 03' +0h 12' +0h 26' +0h 33' +0h 30' +0h 18' +0h 02' -0h 13' -0h 26' -0h 33'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -6.8 -6.8 -6.8 -6.8 -6.8 -6.9 -6.8 -7 -6.9 -6.9 -6.9 -6.9   -6.8

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Los Lunas, Nm vs Tarfaya Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Los Lunas, Nm

Climate Guides for Locations near Tarfaya


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -