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Tunis vs Damascus Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tunis, Tunisia and Damascus, Syria is approximately 2,412 km or 1,499 mi.
  • To reach Tunis in this distance one would set out from Damascus bearing 286.5° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tunis bearing 271.2° or W .
  • Tunis has a Mediterranean hot climate (Csa) whereas Damascus has a mid-latitude cool steppe climate (BSk).
  • Tunis is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome whereas Damascus is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 1 °C (1.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.6 °C (8.3°F) less in Tunis. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 262.3 mm (10.3 in) more which is equivalent to 262.3 l/m² (6.44 US gal/ft²) or 2,623,000 l/ha (280,416 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/7 as much.
  • There are 641 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Tunis. In whichever way circa 1h 45' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.4° lower in Tunis than in Damascus.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19.9% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.4°C (11.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +0 (+1) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) +-3 (-5) +-3 (-5) +-1 (-3) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +-1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+8) +3 (+6) +1 (+3) -1 (-1) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) +0 (+1) +0 (+0) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +4 (+8) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +15 (+1) +23 (+1) +20 (+1) +24 (+1) +17 (+1) +10 (+0) +3 (+0) +7 (+0) +32 (+1) +55 (+2) +29 (+1) +27 (+1) +262 (+10)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +3 (+10) +3 (+11) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +2 (+6) +2 (+7) +1 (+3) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) +6 (+19) +4 (+13) +5 (+16)   +39 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 05' -0h 25' -1h 30' -2h 18' -2h 11' -2h 36' -1h 42' -1h 46' -3h 02' -2h 30' -2h 06' -0h 46'   -1h 45'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 16' -0h 09' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 14' +0h 18' +0h 16' +0h 09' +0h 01' -0h 07' -0h 14' -0h 18'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.4 -3.4 -3.4 -3.4 -3.4 -3.4 -3.5 -3.5 -3.4 -3.4 -3.5 -3.4   -3.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +4 +10 +17 +25 +29 +28 +26 +26 +26 +28 +14 +5   +19.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +5.1 (+9) +5.3 (+10) +5.2 (+9) +5.7 (+10) +6.7 (+12) +7 (+13) +7.8 (+14) +8.4 (+15) +7.6 (+14) +8.2 (+15) +5.2 (+9) +4.8 (+9) +6.4 (+12)

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