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Chicago, Illinois vs Salalah, Dhofar Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Chicago, Illinois, Usa and Salalah, Dhofar, Oman is approximately 12,390 km or 7,700 mi.
  • To reach Chicago, Illinois in this distance one would set out from Salalah, Dhofar bearing 330.3° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Chicago, Illinois bearing 219.4° or SW .
  • Chicago, Illinois has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Salalah, Dhofar has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Chicago, Illinois is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Salalah, Dhofar is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 15.5 °C (28°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 21.4 °C (38.5°F) more in Chicago, Illinois. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 712 mm (28 in) more which is equivalent to 712 l/m² (17.47 US gal/ft²) or 7,120,000 l/ha (761,175 US gal/ac) more. About 6 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 22.6° lower in Chicago, Illinois than in Salalah, Dhofar.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.7°C (30°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Chicago, Illinois relative to Salalah, Dhofar. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Salalah, Dhofar vs Chicago, Illinois.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -27 (-48) -26 (-47) -24 (-43) -18 (-32) -11 (-21) -6 (-10) 1 (+1) 1 (+1) -5 (-9) -14 (-24) -23 (-41) -27 (-48) -15 (-27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -26 (-47) -26 (-46) -24 (-42) -18 (-33) -13 (-23) -8 (-14) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -7 (-13) -14 (-25) -22 (-39) -25 (-46) -16 (-28)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -18 (-33) -15 (-26) -11 (-19) -4 (-8) -4 (-7) -9 (-17) -14 (-24) -20 (-37) -24 (-43) -16 (-29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +45 (+2) +34 (+1) +64 (+3) +57 (+2) +78 (+3) +92 (+4) +61 (+2) +56 (+2) +65 (+3) +67 (+3) +46 (+2) +47 (+2) +712 (+28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +10 (+32) +10 (+35) +12 (+39) +12 (+40) +13 (+42) +10 (+33) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -6) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +10 (+33) +9 (+29)   +96 (+26)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 45' -1h 05' -0h 11' +0h 44' +1h 33' +1h 58' +1h 47' +1h 05' +0h 10' -0h 46' -1h 34' -1h 58'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -24.6 -24.4 -24.5 -24.6 -18.2 -11.9 -17.7 -24.8 -24.9 -24.7 -24.7 -24.7   -22.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +20 +9 -1 -13 -20 -24 -36 -35 -28 -13 +7 +19   -9.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) -19.1 (-34) -21.7 (-39) -21.9 (-39) -20.3 (-37) -17.1 (-31) -13.3 (-24) -10.1 (-18) -9.5 (-17) -13.6 (-24) -16.2 (-29) -18.5 (-33) -18.8 (-34) -16.7 (-30)

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