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Khost vs Lafayette, La Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Khost, Afghanistan and Lafayette, La, Usa is approximately 12,698 km or 7,890 mi.
  • To reach Khost in this distance one would set out from Lafayette, La bearing 16.5° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Khost bearing 162.9° or SSE .
  • Khost has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk) whereas Lafayette, La has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Khost is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome whereas Lafayette, La is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 2.9 °C (5.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.7 °C (10.3°F) more in Khost. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1005.8 mm (39.6 in) less which is equivalent to 1005.8 l/m² (24.68 US gal/ft²) or 10,058,000 l/ha (1,075,267 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.2° lower in Khost than in Lafayette, La.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -4 (-6) -3 (-5) -1 (-1) 1 (+2) +4 (+6) 1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) -2 (-3) -3 (-5) -1 (-1)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) 0 (-1) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -5 (-9) -6 (-10) -3 (-5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -5 (-9) -4 (-8) -4 (-8) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -4 (-8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -100 (-4) -55 (-2) -43 (-2) -38 (-2) -91 (-4) -109 (-4) -101 (-4) -75 (-3) -106 (-4) -88 (-3) -85 (-3) -115 (-5) -1006 (-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 06' -0h 12' -0h 15'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.3 -3.3 -3.3 -3.3 -3.2 -3.1 -3.1 -3 -3 -3 -3 -3.2   -3.2

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