Vs > Palmyra
Usa flag

Amherst, Ma vs Palmyra Climate & Distance Between

Syria flag
  • The distance between Amherst, Ma, Usa and Palmyra, Syria is approximately 9,002 km or 5,594 mi.
  • To reach Amherst, Ma in this distance one would set out from Palmyra bearing 315.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Amherst, Ma bearing 231° or SW .
  • Amherst, Ma has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa) whereas Palmyra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Amherst, Ma is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Palmyra is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 9.3 °C (16.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.1 °C (7.4°F) more in Amherst, Ma. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 943.8 mm (37.2 in) more which is equivalent to 943.8 l/m² (23.16 US gal/ft²) or 9,438,000 l/ha (1,008,985 US gal/ac) more. About 8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 7.4° lower in Amherst, Ma than in Palmyra.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-19) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -8 (-15) -9 (-15) -9 (-16) -9 (-17) -10 (-18) -10 (-17) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -10 (-17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-21) -12 (-22) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -9 (-17) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -10 (-18) -9 (-17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -11 (-19) -10 (-19) -9 (-16) -7 (-13) -6 (-12) -7 (-13) -10 (-17) -10 (-19) -8 (-15) -11 (-19) -10 (-17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +60 (+2) +55 (+2) +61 (+2) +72 (+3) +92 (+4) +97 (+4) +95 (+4) +93 (+4) +87 (+3) +76 (+3) +83 (+3) +73 (+3) +944 (+37)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 38' -0h 23' -0h 04' +0h 16' +0h 34' +0h 43' +0h 39' +0h 23' +0h 03' -0h 16' -0h 34' -0h 43'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -7.3 -7.3 -7.3 -7.3 -7.3 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7.6 -7.5 -7.5 -7.4   -7.4

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Amherst, Ma vs Palmyra Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Amherst, Ma

Climate Guides for Locations near Palmyra


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -