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Grand Rapids, Michigan vs Himeji Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grand Rapids, Michigan, Usa and Himeji, Japan is approximately 10,459 km or 6,499 mi.
  • To reach Grand Rapids, Michigan in this distance one would set out from Himeji bearing 28.3° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Grand Rapids, Michigan bearing 147.9° or SSE .
  • Grand Rapids, Michigan has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Himeji has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Grand Rapids, Michigan is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Himeji is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.1 °C (11°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) more in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 402.5 mm (15.8 in) less which is equivalent to 402.5 l/m² (9.88 US gal/ft²) or 4,025,000 l/ha (430,299 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.1° lower in Grand Rapids, Michigan than in Himeji.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.6°C (15.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Grand Rapids, Michigan relative to Himeji. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Himeji vs Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -9 (-17) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -2 (-4) 0 (+0) -1 (-3) -5 (-8) -5 (-9) -7 (-12) -9 (-16) -11 (-19) -6 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-17) -9 (-16) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -2 (-4) -4 (-6) -6 (-11) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -6 (-11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -9 (-15) -6 (-10) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -5 (-8) -7 (-12) -8 (-15) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -7 (-13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +8 (+0) -15 (-1) -20 (-1) -46 (-2) -61 (-2) -115 (-5) -81 (-3) -10 (0) -93 (-4) -33 (-1) +23 (+1) +40 (+2) -403 (-16)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 42' -0h 26' -0h 04' +0h 17' +0h 37' +0h 48' +0h 43' +0h 26' +0h 04' -0h 18' -0h 38' -0h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -7.9 -7.8 -7.8 -7.9 -7.9 -8 -8.1 -8.2 -8.3 -8.2 -8.1 -8.1   -8.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +2 -5 -15 -18 -22 -28 -23 -21 -18 -5 +2   -12.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -7.6 (-14) -7.7 (-14) -6 (-11) -8.2 (-15) -7.4 (-13) -7.3 (-13) -10.4 (-19) -11.5 (-21) -11.2 (-20) -10.5 (-19) -8.1 (-15) -7.3 (-13) -8.6 (-15)

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