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Sofia vs Luang Prabang Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sofia, Bulgaria and Luang Prabang, Laos is approximately 7,625 km or 4,738 mi.
  • To reach Sofia in this distance one would set out from Luang Prabang bearing 309.2° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Sofia bearing 262.2° or W .
  • Sofia has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Luang Prabang has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Sofia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Luang Prabang is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 14.4 °C (25.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.1 °C (23.6°F) more in Sofia. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 863.9 mm (34 in) less which is equivalent to 863.9 l/m² (21.2 US gal/ft²) or 8,639,000 l/ha (923,566 US gal/ac) less. About 2/5 as much.
  • There are 166 more hours of sunlight per year in Sofia. In whichever way circa 0h 25' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.8° lower in Sofia than in Luang Prabang.
  • Relative humidity levels are 13.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.6°C (29.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -26 (-46) -23 (-42) -19 (-34) -14 (-25) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -9 (-17) -14 (-26) -19 (-34) -22 (-40) -16 (-29)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -21 (-38) -20 (-35) -17 (-30) -13 (-24) -10 (-17) -7 (-13) -6 (-11) -10 (-19) -14 (-25) -17 (-30) -18 (-32) -14 (-26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -18 (-33) -18 (-32) -17 (-30) -14 (-25) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -9 (-17) -12 (-22) -15 (-28) -17 (-30) -17 (-31) -15 (-27)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +16 (+1) +15 (+1) +7 (+0) -59 (-2) -69 (-3) -183 (-7) -172 (-7) -240 (-9) -135 (-5) -91 (-4) +13 (+1) +34 (+1) -864 (-34)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +8 (+26) +9 (+32) +6 (+19) +4 (+13) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) -8 ( -26) -12 ( -39) -4 ( -13) +5 (+16) +7 (+23) +9 (+29)   +26 (+7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 50' -3h 02' -1h 46' +0h 56' +2h 19' +3h 48' +6h 05' +5h 29' +0h 52' -2h 09' -2h 10' -2h 19'   +0h 25'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 41' -1h 02' -0h 11' +0h 42' +1h 29' +1h 53' +1h 42' +1h 02' +0h 09' -0h 44' -1h 30' -1h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -22.6 -22.6 -22.6 -22.6 -21.5 -15.6 -20.6 -22.8 -22.8 -22.7 -22.7 -22.7   -21.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -3 -5 -13 -14 -18 -24 -27 -22 -16 -7 -6   -13.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -20.6 (-37) -20.4 (-37) -19.9 (-36) -18.6 (-33) -15.6 (-28) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -11.5 (-21) -14.6 (-26) -16.8 (-30) -17.7 (-32) -18.3 (-33) -16.6 (-30)

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