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Ashgabat vs Boston, Massachusetts Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ashgabat, Turkmenistan and Boston, Massachusetts, Usa is approximately 9,715 km or 6,037 mi.
  • To reach Ashgabat in this distance one would set out from Boston, Massachusetts bearing 37.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Ashgabat bearing 145° or SE .
  • Ashgabat has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk) whereas Boston, Massachusetts has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Ashgabat is in or near the cool temperate desert scrub biome whereas Boston, Massachusetts is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 5.7 °C (10.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.7 °C (6.7°F) more in Ashgabat. The continentality subtype is truly continental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 827.3 mm (32.6 in) less which is equivalent to 827.3 l/m² (20.3 US gal/ft²) or 8,273,000 l/ha (884,439 US gal/ac) less. About 2/9 as much.
  • There are 27 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Ashgabat. In whichever way circa 0h 04' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.5° higher in Ashgabat than in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4°C (7.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Ashgabat relative to Boston, Massachusetts. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Boston, Massachusetts vs Ashgabat.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +7 (+12) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +5 (+10) +5 (+9) +8 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +9 (+15) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +4 (+6) +6 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +4 (+6) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -69 (-3) -65 (-3) -55 (-2) -47 (-2) -55 (-2) -75 (-3) -69 (-3) -81 (-3) -74 (-3) -70 (-3) -87 (-3) -81 (-3) -827 (-33)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -16) -9 ( -30) -9 ( -29) -9 ( -29) -8 ( -27) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3)   -59 ( -16)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 17' -1h 52' -1h 58' -0h 42' +0h 30' +0h 46' +1h 01' +2h 07' +1h 30' +0h 48' -0h 10' -1h 44'   -0h 04'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 24' +0h 14' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 21' -0h 27' -0h 25' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 10' +0h 21' +0h 27'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.4 +4.3 +4.3 +4.4 +4.4 +4.4 +4.5 +4.6 +4.5 +4.6 +4.5 +4.5   +4.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +16 +14 +12 +5 -7 -20 -21 -22 -18 +1 +8 +20   -1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +6.5 (+12) +6.8 (+12) +7.9 (+14) +8.7 (+16) +5.8 (+10) +1.4 (+3) -0.2 (0) -1.6 (-3) -1 (-2) +2.6 (+5) +4 (+7) +6.7 (+12) +4 (+7)

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