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Amherst, Ma vs Ottawa, Ontario Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Amherst, Ma, Usa and Ottawa, Ontario, Canada is approximately 426 km or 265 mi.
  • To reach Amherst, Ma in this distance one would set out from Ottawa, Ontario bearing 148.9° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Amherst, Ma bearing 150.7° or SSE .
  • Amherst, Ma has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Ottawa, Ontario has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 3.3 °C (5.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.7 °C (8.5°F) less in Amherst, Ma. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 210 mm (8.3 in) more which is equivalent to 210 l/m² (5.15 US gal/ft²) or 2,100,000 l/ha (224,504 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.3° higher in Amherst, Ma than in Ottawa, Ontario.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Amherst, Ma relative to Ottawa, Ontario. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Ottawa, Ontario vs Amherst, Ma.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +5 (+8) +6 (+10) +6 (+12) +7 (+13) +5 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+3) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +5 (+10) +3 (+6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +0 (+0) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) 0 (0) 0 (0) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +30 (+1) +25 (+1) +25 (+1) +28 (+1) +22 (+1) +13 (+0) +9 (+0) +5 (+0) +3 (+0) +12 (+0) +16 (+1) +22 (+1) +210 (+8)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 20' +0h 12' +0h 02' -0h 08' -0h 18' -0h 23' -0h 21' -0h 12' -0h 01' +0h 08' +0h 18' +0h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3 +3.3   +3.3

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