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Sofia vs Washington, District Of Columbia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Sofia, Bulgaria and Washington, District Of Columbia, Usa is approximately 7,923 km or 4,923 mi.
  • To reach Sofia in this distance one would set out from Washington, District Of Columbia bearing 49.8° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Sofia bearing 126° or SE .
  • Sofia has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Washington, District Of Columbia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Sofia is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Washington, District Of Columbia is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.5 °C (8.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.1 °C (5.6°F) less in Sofia. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 402.1 mm (15.8 in) less which is equivalent to 402.1 l/m² (9.87 US gal/ft²) or 4,021,000 l/ha (429,872 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 552 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Sofia. In whichever way circa 1h 31' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.8° lower in Sofia than in Washington, District Of Columbia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.4°C (0.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Sofia relative to Washington, District Of Columbia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Washington, District Of Columbia vs Sofia.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -5 (-8) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -4 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -5 (-8) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -4 (-6) -5 (-8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -3 (-5) -3 (-6) -4 (-8) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -38 (-2) -35 (-1) -44 (-2) -20 (-1) -15 (-1) -11 (0) -41 (-2) -50 (-2) -46 (-2) -42 (-2) -26 (-1) -35 (-1) -402 (-16)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) +2 (+7) -2 ( -6) +2 (+7) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) 0 ( 0)   +5 (+1)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 44' -2h 39' -2h 34' -1h 20' -0h 50' -1h 00' +0h 54' +1h 01' -0h 58' -1h 58' -3h 08' -2h 58'   -1h 31'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 21' -0h 13' -0h 02' +0h 08' +0h 18' +0h 24' +0h 21' +0h 13' +0h 02' -0h 09' -0h 19' -0h 24'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.8 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.8 -3.8 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7   -3.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +19 +22 +20 +17 +16 +15 +10 +7 +10 +16 +25 +24   +16.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.7 (+1) +2.1 (+4) +1.1 (+2) +1.5 (+3) -0.2 (0) -1.9 (-3) -3.7 (-7) -2.9 (-5) -2.9 (-5) -0.6 (-1) +0.9 (+2) +1.4 (+3) -0.4 (-1)

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