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Block Island, Ri vs Asheville, North Carolina Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Block Island, Ri, Usa and Asheville, North Carolina, Usa is approximately 1,018 km or 633 mi.
  • To reach Block Island, Ri in this distance one would set out from Asheville, North Carolina bearing 51.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Block Island, Ri bearing 57.2° or ENE .
  • Block Island, Ri has a marine west coast climate (Cfb) whereas Asheville, North Carolina has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Block Island, Ri is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome whereas Asheville, North Carolina is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2.7 °C (4.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) more in Block Island, Ri. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 173.8 mm (6.8 in) less which is equivalent to 173.8 l/m² (4.27 US gal/ft²) or 1,738,000 l/ha (185,804 US gal/ac) less. About 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.4° lower in Block Island, Ri than in Asheville, North Carolina.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Block Island, Ri relative to Asheville, North Carolina. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Asheville, North Carolina vs Block Island, Ri.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-10) -7 (-13) -9 (-15) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -4 (-6) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -4 (-8) -5 (-8) -6 (-10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-8) -5 (-10) -5 (-10) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -1 (-3) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +3 (+0) -17 (-1) -24 (-1) +10 (+0) -23 (-1) -31 (-1) -47 (-2) -37 (-1) -19 (-1) -14 (-1) +13 (+1) +11 (+0) -174 (-7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 27' -0h 16' -0h 03' +0h 11' +0h 24' +0h 31' +0h 28' +0h 16' +0h 02' -0h 12' -0h 24' -0h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.3 -5.4 -5.3 -5.4 -5.3 -5.4 -5.3 -5.3 -5.4 -5.3 -5.3 -5.4   -5.4

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