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Colombo vs San Francisco, California Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Colombo, Sri Lanka and San Francisco, California, Usa is approximately 14,553 km or 9,044 mi.
  • To reach Colombo in this distance one would set out from San Francisco, California bearing 330.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Colombo bearing 203.4° or SSW .
  • Colombo has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) whereas San Francisco, California has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • The mean temperature is 13.4 °C (24.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.1 °C (12.8°F) less in Colombo. The continentality subtype is extremely hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1903.6 mm (74.9 in) more which is equivalent to 1903.6 l/m² (46.72 US gal/ft²) or 19,036,000 l/ha (2,035,075 US gal/ac) more. About 4 4/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.8° higher in Colombo than in San Francisco, California.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 15.4°C (27.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Colombo relative to San Francisco, California. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of San Francisco, California vs Colombo.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +16 (+29) +16 (+28) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +13 (+24) +17 (+31) +12 (+22)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+31) +16 (+28) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +12 (+21) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +9 (+17) +11 (+20) +14 (+25) +17 (+30) +13 (+24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+30) +16 (+28) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +16 (+28) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +17 (+30) +15 (+26)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -49 (-2) -12 (0) +52 (+2) +218 (+9) +377 (+15) +183 (+7) +124 (+5) +113 (+4) +231 (+9) +338 (+13) +237 (+9) +90 (+4) +1904 (+75)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -11) +2 (+6) +12 (+40) +20 (+65) +21 (+70) +14.5 (+47) +14.5 (+47) +16 (+53) +17 (+55) +12 (+40) +2 (+6)   +125 (+34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 55' +1h 11' +0h 13' -0h 49' -1h 42' -2h 09' -1h 57' -1h 11' -0h 11' +0h 51' +1h 43' +2h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +30.5 +30.3 +30.3 +20.6 +4 -2.3 +3.6 +20.4 +30.7 +30.6 +30.7 +30.7   +21.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 +5 +12 +15 +16 +17 +12 +11 +14 +18 +14 +4   +11.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +16.7 (+30) +16.2 (+29) +17.8 (+32) +17.7 (+32) +16.7 (+30) +14.7 (+26) +12.6 (+23) +11.9 (+21) +12 (+22) +14.4 (+26) +16.4 (+30) +17.1 (+31) +15.4 (+28)

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