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Madrid vs Seattle, Washington Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Madrid, Spain and Seattle, Washington, Usa is approximately 8,513 km or 5,290 mi.
  • To reach Madrid in this distance one would set out from Seattle, Washington bearing 43.3° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Madrid bearing 142.6° or SE .
  • Madrid has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Seattle, Washington has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Madrid is in or near the warm temperate thorn steppe biome whereas Seattle, Washington is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2.4 °C (4.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.3 °C (9.5°F) more in Madrid. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 553.5 mm (21.8 in) less which is equivalent to 553.5 l/m² (13.58 US gal/ft²) or 5,535,000 l/ha (591,728 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • There are 866 more hours of sunlight per year in Madrid. In whichever way circa 2h 22' more per day or about 1 3/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.1° higher in Madrid than in Seattle, Washington.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.2°C (0.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Madrid relative to Seattle, Washington. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Seattle, Washington vs Madrid.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) +1 (+3) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) 0 (-1) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -94 (-4) -58 (-2) -66 (-3) -19 (-1) -8 (0) -14 (-1) -13 (-1) -22 (-1) -22 (-1) -45 (-2) -84 (-3) -109 (-4) -554 (-22)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -12 ( -39) -9 ( -32) -6 ( -19) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6) -2 ( -7) -6 ( -19) -8 ( -27) -10 ( -32)   -66 ( -18)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 03' +2h 47' +1h 42' +1h 42' +1h 46' +3h 22' +2h 19' +3h 15' +2h 02' +2h 11' +1h 52' +2h 23'   +2h 22'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 45' +0h 27' +0h 04' -0h 18' -0h 40' -0h 52' -0h 46' -0h 27' -0h 04' +0h 19' +0h 40' +0h 52'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +7.1 +7 +7 +7.1 +7.1 +7.2 +7.2 +7.3 +7.2 +7.3 +7.2 +7.1   +7.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 -6 -4 -3 -3 -10 -19 -23 -14 -9 -5 -2   -8.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +0.1 (+0) -1 (-2) +0.3 (+1) +0.6 (+1) +1.2 (+2) +1.1 (+2) -0.2 (0) -1.7 (-3) +0.7 (+1) +0.7 (+1) +0 (+0) +0.2 (+0) +0.2 (+0)

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