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Amman vs Boston, Massachusetts Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Amman, Jordan and Boston, Massachusetts, Usa is approximately 8,896 km or 5,528 mi.
  • To reach Amman in this distance one would set out from Boston, Massachusetts bearing 55.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Amman bearing 134.2° or SE .
  • Amman has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Boston, Massachusetts has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Amman is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Boston, Massachusetts is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.4 °C (11.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.5 °C (13.5°F) less in Amman. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 783.3 mm (30.8 in) less which is equivalent to 783.3 l/m² (19.22 US gal/ft²) or 7,833,000 l/ha (837,400 US gal/ac) less. About 1/4 as much.
  • There are 863 more hours of sunlight per year in Amman. In whichever way circa 2h 21' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.4° higher in Amman than in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Relative humidity levels are 6.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.5°C (6.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Amman relative to Boston, Massachusetts. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Boston, Massachusetts vs Amman.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +9 (+17) +10 (+17) +9 (+16) +6 (+12) +4 (+8) +6 (+12) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +10 (+19) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+17) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +9 (+15) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +6 (+12) +5 (+10) +3 (+6) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +6 (+10) +6 (+10) +8 (+14) +5 (+9)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -29 (-1) -38 (-1) -43 (-2) -74 (-3) -80 (-3) -79 (-3) -72 (-3) -82 (-3) -78 (-3) -76 (-3) -82 (-3) -51 (-2) -783 (-31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -4 ( -13) -8 ( -27) -10 ( -32) -11 ( -37) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -32) -9 ( -30) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -17) -2 ( -6)   -80 ( -22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 44' +0h 59' +1h 27' +2h 50' +2h 50' +2h 58' +2h 36' +3h 17' +3h 02' +2h 44' +2h 34' +1h 13'   +2h 21'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 52' +0h 32' +0h 05' -0h 22' -0h 46' -0h 59' -0h 53' -0h 32' -0h 05' +0h 22' +0h 47' +0h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) +10.3 +10.2 +10.3 +10.3 +10.3 +10.3 +10.4 +10.5 +10.4 +10.4 +10.4 +10.4   +10.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +7 +4 -6 -18 -21 -19 -15 -13 -12 -2 +10   -6.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ┬°C & (┬°F) +10.3 (+19) +10.1 (+18) +7.9 (+14) +4.7 (+8) -0.8 (-1) -3.3 (-6) -4.5 (-8) -1.9 (-3) +1 (+2) +3.1 (+6) +5.9 (+11) +9.5 (+17) +3.5 (+6)

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