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Grants Pass, Or vs Rapid City, South Dakota Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Grants Pass, Or, Usa and Rapid City, South Dakota, Usa is approximately 1,619 km or 1,006 mi.
  • To reach Grants Pass, Or in this distance one would set out from Rapid City, South Dakota bearing 268.7° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Grants Pass, Or bearing 255.1° or WSW .
  • Grants Pass, Or has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Rapid City, South Dakota has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Both are in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean temperature is 4.8 °C (8.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10 °C (18°F) less in Grants Pass, Or. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 326.9 mm (12.9 in) more which is equivalent to 326.9 l/m² (8.02 US gal/ft²) or 3,269,000 l/ha (349,478 US gal/ac) more. About 1 5/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.1° higher in Grants Pass, Or than in Rapid City, South Dakota.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Grants Pass, Or relative to Rapid City, South Dakota. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Rapid City, South Dakota vs Grants Pass, Or.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+12) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) 2 (+4) +3 (+6) +6 (+10) +4 (+8) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+17) +10 (+19) +8 (+15) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) +1 (+1) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +8 (+15) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +8 (+15) +4 (+7) +0 (+0) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +9 (+16) +12 (+21) +5 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +123 (+5) +85 (+3) +65 (+3) -7 (0) -51 (-2) -70 (-3) -60 (-2) -39 (-2) -8 (0) +34 (+1) +123 (+5) +134 (+5) +327 (+13)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 12' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 11' -0h 14' -0h 12' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 11' +0h 14'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +2.1 +2.1 +2.1 +2.1 +2.1 +2 +2 +2 +2.1 +2 +2 +2.1   +2.1

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