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Larissa vs Puttalam Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Larissa, Greece and Puttalam, Sri Lanka is approximately 6,673 km or 4,147 mi.
  • To reach Larissa in this distance one would set out from Puttalam bearing 311.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Larissa bearing 285.6° or WNW .
  • Larissa has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Puttalam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • Larissa is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Puttalam is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 12.1 °C (21.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.8 °C (33.8°F) more in Larissa. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 781.8 mm (30.8 in) less which is equivalent to 781.8 l/m² (19.19 US gal/ft²) or 7,818,000 l/ha (835,796 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 23.6° lower in Larissa than in Puttalam.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -20 (-37) -18 (-33) -13 (-24) -7 (-12) -1 (-1) 2 (+3) 1 (+2) -3 (-5) -9 (-16) -15 (-26) -19 (-34) -10 (-18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -20 (-36) -19 (-33) -15 (-27) -9 (-17) -4 (-7) -1 (-3) -3 (-5) -7 (-12) -12 (-21) -16 (-29) -20 (-35) -12 (-22)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-37) -20 (-36) -20 (-35) -18 (-33) -15 (-27) -11 (-20) -8 (-14) -8 (-15) -11 (-20) -14 (-26) -17 (-31) -20 (-37) -15 (-28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -25 (-1) -5 (0) -30 (-1) -147 (-6) -58 (-2) -19 (-1) +4 (+0) -1 (0) -35 (-1) -191 (-8) -191 (-8) -86 (-3) -782 (-31)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 02' -1h 15' -0h 13' +0h 52' +1h 48' +2h 17' +2h 04' +1h 16' +0h 11' -0h 54' -1h 50' -2h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -31.4 -31.3 -31.4 -23.9 -7.2 -0.8 -6.7 -23.4 -31.5 -31.4 -31.5 -31.5   -23.6

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