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Salt Lake City, Utah vs Portland, Maine Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Salt Lake City, Utah, Usa and Portland, Maine, Usa is approximately 3,408 km or 2,118 mi.
  • To reach Salt Lake City, Utah in this distance one would set out from Portland, Maine bearing 279.2° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Salt Lake City, Utah bearing 250.6° or WSW .
  • Salt Lake City, Utah has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Portland, Maine has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Salt Lake City, Utah is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Portland, Maine is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 3.7 °C (6.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.3 °C (2.3°F) more in Salt Lake City, Utah. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 715.4 mm (28.2 in) less which is equivalent to 715.4 l/m² (17.56 US gal/ft²) or 7,154,000 l/ha (764,810 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • There are 481 more hours of sunlight per year in Salt Lake City, Utah. In whichever way circa 1h 18' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.8° higher in Salt Lake City, Utah than in Portland, Maine.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.9°C (3.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Salt Lake City, Utah relative to Portland, Maine. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Portland, Maine vs Salt Lake City, Utah.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +4 (+6) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +4 (+7)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+8) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +0 (+1) +2 (+4) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -62 (-2) -53 (-2) -45 (-2) -50 (-2) -46 (-2) -64 (-3) -58 (-2) -51 (-2) -46 (-2) -63 (-2) -99 (-4) -80 (-3) -715 (-28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -11) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -19) -7 ( -23) -6 ( -19) -5 ( -16) -6 ( -20) -3 ( -10) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10)   -53 ( -15)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 34' -0h 08' +0h 23' +1h 52' +2h 05' +2h 40' +2h 17' +1h 42' +2h 28' +1h 58' +1h 18' -0h 15'   +1h 18'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 17' +0h 10' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 15' -0h 19' -0h 17' -0h 10' -0h 01' +0h 07' +0h 15' +0h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.9 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8 +2.8   +2.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +6 +3 -10 -17 -22 -31 -34 -33 -31 -20 -8 +6   -15.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +4.8 (+9) +6.2 (+11) +1.9 (+3) -1.3 (-2) -3.8 (-7) -6.9 (-12) -7.7 (-14) -7.6 (-14) -7.1 (-13) -3 (-5) -0.6 (-1) +2.8 (+5) -1.9 (-3)

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