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Mersin vs Shimonoseki Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mersin, Turkey and Shimonoseki, Japan is approximately 8,321 km or 5,170 mi.
  • To reach Mersin in this distance one would set out from Shimonoseki bearing 304.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Mersin bearing 238.7° or WSW .
  • Mersin has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Shimonoseki has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Mersin is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Shimonoseki is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 2.7 °C (4.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) less in Mersin. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1025.9 mm (40.4 in) less which is equivalent to 1025.9 l/m² (25.18 US gal/ft²) or 10,259,000 l/ha (1,096,755 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.8° lower in Mersin than in Shimonoseki.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Mersin relative to Shimonoseki. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Shimonoseki vs Mersin.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +4 (+8) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +3 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) 0 (-1) 0 (0) +1 (+3) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +47 (+2) +34 (+1) -51 (-2) -122 (-5) -138 (-5) -271 (-11) -251 (-10) -122 (-5) -170 (-7) -55 (-2) -3 (0) +77 (+3) -1026 (-40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 13' -0h 08' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 12' +0h 15' +0h 13' +0h 08' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 12' -0h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.8 -2.7 -2.7 -2.8 -2.8 -2.9 -2.9 -2.9 -3 -3 -2.9 -2.8   -2.8

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