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Wakamatsu vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Wakamatsu, Japan and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 8,946 km or 5,559 mi.
  • To reach Wakamatsu in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 314.1° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Wakamatsu bearing 220.5° or SW .
  • Wakamatsu has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Wakamatsu is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Rapid City, South Dakota is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 3.2 °C (5.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.8 °C (3.2°F) less in Wakamatsu. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 703.7 mm (27.7 in) more which is equivalent to 703.7 l/m² (17.27 US gal/ft²) or 7,037,000 l/ha (752,302 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.6° higher in Wakamatsu than in Rapid City, South Dakota.
  • Relative humidity levels are 27.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.2°C (16.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Wakamatsu relative to Rapid City, South Dakota. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Rapid City, South Dakota vs Wakamatsu.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+1) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-1) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +0 (-1) +-1 (-3) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) +1 (+2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +4 (+6) +5 (+8) +4 (+6) +5 (+10) +6 (+10) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +9 (+15) +7 (+13) +8 (+15) +9 (+17) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +94 (+4) +66 (+3) +48 (+2) +12 (+0) -7 (0) +34 (+1) +93 (+4) +67 (+3) +99 (+4) +54 (+2) +64 (+3) +80 (+3) +704 (+28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 37' +0h 22' +0h 04' -0h 15' -0h 32' -0h 42' -0h 38' -0h 22' -0h 03' +0h 16' +0h 33' +0h 42'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +6.4 +6.3 +6.4 +6.3 +6.5 +6.6 +6.7 +6.8 +6.9 +6.8 +6.7 +6.6   +6.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +22 +19 +17 +19 +20 +24 +38 +39 +41 +38 +30 +25   +27.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) +7.4 (+13) +5.5 (+10) +4.4 (+8) +6.8 (+12) +7.3 (+13) +7 (+13) +10.9 (+20) +14.2 (+26) +15 (+27) +12 (+22) +10.6 (+19) +9.3 (+17) +9.2 (+17)

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