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Gothenburg vs Cape Town Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gothenburg, Sweden and Cape Town, South Africa is approximately 10,212 km or 6,346 mi.
  • To reach Gothenburg in this distance one would set out from Cape Town bearing 356.5° or N and follow the great circles arc to approach Gothenburg bearing 354.5° or N .
  • Gothenburg is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Cape Town is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 8.8 °C (15.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10 °C (18°F) more in Gothenburg. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 195 mm (7.7 in) more which is equivalent to 195 l/m² (4.79 US gal/ft²) or 1,950,000 l/ha (208,468 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/5 as much.
  • There are 1065 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Gothenburg. In whichever way circa 2h 56' less per day or about 2/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23° lower in Gothenburg than in Cape Town.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.6°C (15.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Gothenburg relative to Cape Town. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Cape Town vs Gothenburg.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -21 (-38) -13 (-23) -4 (-7) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -3 (-5) -10 (-18) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -11 (-20)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -22 (-40) -23 (-41) -19 (-33) -11 (-20) -4 (-6) +3 (+5) +6 (+10) +4 (+6) -1 (-2) -8 (-14) -14 (-24) -18 (-32) -9 (-16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -19 (-34) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -9 (-16) -3 (-5) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) -5 (-9) -10 (-18) -14 (-25) -7 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +37 (+1) +18 (+1) +8 (+0) -2 (0) -34 (-1) -39 (-2) +3 (+0) +7 (+0) +34 (+1) +62 (+2) +61 (+2) +40 (+2) +195 (+8)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +11 (+35) +8 (+28) +5 (+16) +4 (+13) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) +6 (+20) +6 (+19) +10 (+33) +12 (+39)   +62 (+17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -9h 21' -7h 43' -4h 13' -0h 12' +2h 56' +3h 32' +3h 29' +1h 29' -1h 16' -5h 25' -8h 20' -10h 09'   -2h 56'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -6h 57' -4h 12' -0h 45' +2h 53' +6h 06' +7h 51' +7h 03' +4h 13' +0h 39' -2h 59' -6h 11' -7h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -63.2 -44.5 -23.1 +0.1 +16.7 +23.1 +17.1 +0.4 -22.5 -45 -63.2 -70.5   -23
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +14 +9 +0 -9 -17 -14 -10 -8 +0 +5 +12 +15   -0.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -18.4 (-33) -19.9 (-36) -17.7 (-32) -12.4 (-22) -6.7 (-12) -0.4 (-1) +3.4 (+6) +1.9 (+3) -1 (-2) -6.4 (-12) -10.9 (-20) -14.2 (-26) -8.6 (-15)

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