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San Diego, California vs Ho Chi Minh Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between San Diego, California, Usa and Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam is approximately 13,303 km or 8,267 mi.
  • To reach San Diego, California in this distance one would set out from Ho Chi Minh bearing 42.1° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach San Diego, California bearing 128.5° or SE .
  • San Diego, California has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Ho Chi Minh has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • San Diego, California is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome whereas Ho Chi Minh is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 9.9 °C (17.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5 °C (9°F) more in San Diego, California. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1554.5 mm (61.2 in) less which is equivalent to 1554.5 l/m² (38.15 US gal/ft²) or 15,545,000 l/ha (1,661,864 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • There are 679 more hours of sunlight per year in San Diego, California. In whichever way circa 1h 50' more per day or about 1 2/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16° lower in San Diego, California than in Ho Chi Minh.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 13.3°C (23.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -15 (-27) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -6 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -10 (-18) -12 (-22) -11 (-19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -13 (-24) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -6 (-10) -5 (-10) -6 (-10) -8 (-14) -10 (-19) -12 (-22) -10 (-18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -12 (-21) -12 (-21) -12 (-22) -12 (-21) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -5 (-10) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -8 (-14) -11 (-19) -13 (-23) -9 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +40 (+2) +26 (+1) +33 (+1) -45 (-2) -191 (-8) -283 (-11) -242 (-10) -275 (-11) -286 (-11) -250 (-10) -85 (-3) +3 (+0) -1555 (-61)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +6 (+21) +5 (+16) 0 ( 0) -16 ( -52) -21 ( -70) -22.5 ( -73) -21 ( -68) -22 ( -73) -18 ( -58) -8 ( -27) -1 ( -3)   -113.5 ( -31)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 38' -0h 10' +0h 11' +0h 40' +2h 23' +3h 08' +3h 38' +4h 03' +4h 00' +2h 19' +1h 30' +1h 05'   +1h 50'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 20' -0h 49' -0h 09' +0h 34' +1h 11' +1h 29' +1h 21' +0h 49' +0h 07' -0h 35' -1h 11' -1h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21.8 -21.5 -21.5 -19.6 -3.1 +3.3 -2.7 -19.3 -22.1 -22 -21.9 -21.9   -16
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -12 -11 -9 -16 -16 -14 -16 -19 -23 -29 -22   -16.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -15.1 (-27) -14.9 (-27) -15.7 (-28) -14.8 (-27) -14.3 (-26) -11.8 (-21) -8.6 (-15) -8.6 (-15) -9.4 (-17) -12.4 (-22) -16.7 (-30) -16.9 (-30) -13.3 (-24)

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