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Maseru vs Cardiff, Wales Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Maseru, Lesotho and Cardiff, Wales, Uk is approximately 9,471 km or 5,885 mi.
  • To reach Maseru in this distance one would set out from Cardiff, Wales bearing 153.3° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Maseru bearing 161.3° or SSE .
  • Both have a subtropical highland climate with no dry season (Cfb).
  • Maseru is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Cardiff, Wales is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 5.4 °C (9.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.7 °C (3.1°F) more in Maseru. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 270 mm (10.6 in) less which is equivalent to 270 l/m² (6.63 US gal/ft²) or 2,700,000 l/ha (288,648 US gal/ac) less. About 5/7 as much.
  • There are 1649 more hours of sunlight per year in Maseru. In whichever way circa 4h 31' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21.3° higher in Maseru than in Cardiff, Wales.
  • Relative humidity levels are 46.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.8°C (12.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Maseru relative to Cardiff, Wales. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Cardiff, Wales vs Maseru.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +16 (+28) +9 (+16) 3 (+5) -3 (-6) -4 (-7) -1 (-1) +6 (+10) +10 (+18) +16 (+29) +20 (+36) +9 (+17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +17 (+30) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +7 (+12) -1 (-1) -7 (-12) -9 (-15) -5 (-10) +1 (+1) +5 (+10) +12 (+21) +15 (+27) +5 (+10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +9 (+17) +4 (+7) -4 (-7) -10 (-18) -13 (-23) -10 (-18) -5 (-8) +1 (+2) +8 (+14) +10 (+18) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +23 (+1) +22 (+1) +20 (+1) +10 (+0) -35 (-1) -54 (-2) -60 (-2) -65 (-3) -73 (-3) -33 (-1) -20 (-1) -5 (0) -270 (-11)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -4 ( -14) -2 ( -6) -5 ( -17) -7 ( -23) -10 ( -33) -11 ( -35) -12 ( -39) -13 ( -43) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -23) -8 ( -26)   -92 ( -25)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +7h 30' +6h 37' +4h 23' +2h 24' +1h 36' +0h 50' +2h 01' +2h 58' +4h 36' +5h 32' +7h 22' +8h 23'   +4h 31'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +5h 27' +3h 21' +0h 36' -2h 18' -4h 49' -6h 08' -5h 32' -3h 21' -0h 31' +2h 23' +4h 53' +6h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +61.4 +42.8 +21.5 -1.7 -18.3 -24.7 -18.8 -2 +20.8 +43.3 +61.5 +68.9   +21.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -52 -45 -39 -32 -36 -38 -44 -51 -57 -55 -54 -54   -46.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +3.1 (+6) +5 (+9) +2.6 (+5) -1.9 (-3) -9.4 (-17) -15.5 (-28) -19 (-34) -18.9 (-34) -16 (-29) -9.7 (-17) -2.6 (-5) +0.8 (+1) -6.8 (-12)

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