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Santander, Cantabria vs Cape Town Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Santander, Cantabria, Spain and Cape Town, South Africa is approximately 8,908 km or 5,536 mi.
  • To reach Santander, Cantabria in this distance one would set out from Cape Town bearing 343.7° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Santander, Cantabria bearing 341.3° or NNW .
  • Santander, Cantabria is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome whereas Cape Town is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 2.4 °C (4.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.9 °C (1.6°F) more in Santander, Cantabria. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 792.6 mm (31.2 in) more which is equivalent to 792.6 l/m² (19.45 US gal/ft²) or 7,926,000 l/ha (847,342 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/3 as much.
  • There are 1246 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Santander, Cantabria. In whichever way circa 3h 25' less per day or about 3/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 8.8° lower in Santander, Cantabria than in Cape Town.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.1°C (3.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Santander, Cantabria relative to Cape Town. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Cape Town vs Santander, Cantabria.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-25) -14 (-25) -10 (-18) -7 (-13) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +-3 (-5) -8 (-14) -13 (-23) -5 (-9)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -9 (-16) -5 (-9) -1 (-1) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +7 (+12) +5 (+8) +0 (+0) -6 (-10) -9 (-16) -2 (-4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +9 (+16) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) 0 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +113 (+4) +83 (+3) +83 (+3) +79 (+3) +24 (+1) -28 (-1) -32 (-1) +7 (+0) +52 (+2) +125 (+5) +164 (+6) +125 (+5) +793 (+31)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +12 (+39) +10 (+35) +8 (+26) +6 (+20) +3 (+10) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) +2 (+6) +4 (+13) +5 (+16) +10 (+33) +13 (+42)   +72 (+20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -8h 09' -6h 54' -4h 34' -1h 24' +0h 07' +0h 38' +1h 07' -0h 03' -2h 00' -4h 34' -6h 40' -8h 38'   -3h 25'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 49' -2h 59' -0h 32' +2h 03' +4h 16' +5h 23' +4h 53' +2h 59' +0h 28' -2h 07' -4h 19' -5h 24'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (┬°) -49.1 -30.3 -8.9 +14.3 +30.9 +37.3 +31.3 +14.5 -8.3 -30.9 -49.1 -56.4   -8.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +5 +3 -3 -3 -4 -2 -1 -2 +1 +3 +3 +6   +0.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ┬°C & (┬°F) -9.8 (-18) -9.7 (-17) -9 (-16) -5.5 (-10) -1.4 (-3) +3.5 (+6) +7 (+13) +6.1 (+11) +4.7 (+8) +0.7 (+1) -4.7 (-8) -7.5 (-14) -2.1 (-4)

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