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Khost vs Taif Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Khost, Afghanistan and Taif, Saudi Arabia is approximately 3,173 km or 1,972 mi.
  • To reach Khost in this distance one would set out from Taif bearing 59.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Khost bearing 73° or ENE .
  • Khost has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Taif has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Khost is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Taif is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average temperature is 5.4 °C (9.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10 °C (18°F) more in Khost. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 357.5 mm (14.1 in) more which is equivalent to 357.5 l/m (8.77 US gal/ft) or 3,575,000 l/ha (382,191 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.5° lower in Khost than in Taif.
  • Relative humidity levels are 17.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.1°C (2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-19) -10 (-17) -8 (-14) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -10 (-17) -5 (-10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +18 (+1) +50 (+2) +47 (+2) +65 (+3) +9 (+0) +16 (+1) +72 (+3) +56 (+2) +24 (+1) -3 (0) -10 (0) +14 (+1) +358 (+14)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 47' -0h 29' -0h 05' +0h 20' +0h 41' +0h 52' +0h 48' +0h 29' +0h 04' -0h 20' -0h 42' -0h 53'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -11.9 -11.8 -11.8 -11.9 -11.7 -7.9 -11.2 -11.9 -11.8 -11.8 -11.8 -11.9   -11.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 +10 +17 +16 +14 +23 +37 +40 +34 +17 +1 +1   +17.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -9.6 (-17) -6.5 (-12) -2.3 (-4) +0.7 (+1) +2.4 (+4) +10 (+18) +12.5 (+23) +12 (+22) +8.4 (+15) +1 (+2) -6.8 (-12) -8.6 (-15) +1.1 (+2)

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