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Istanbul vs Penang/ Bayan Lepas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Istanbul, Turkey and Penang/ Bayan Lepas, Malaysia is approximately 8,046 km or 5,000 mi.
  • To reach Istanbul in this distance one would set out from Penang/ Bayan Lepas bearing 311.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Istanbul bearing 278.5° or W .
  • Istanbul has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Penang/ Bayan Lepas has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • The annual average temperature is 12.9 °C (23.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.7 °C (30.1°F) more in Istanbul. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1968.6 mm (77.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1968.6 l/m² (48.31 US gal/ft²) or 19,686,000 l/ha (2,104,564 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.4° lower in Istanbul than in Penang/ Bayan Lepas.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Istanbul relative to Penang/ Bayan Lepas. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Penang/ Bayan Lepas vs Istanbul.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-39) -22 (-39) -21 (-37) -16 (-29) -11 (-20) -7 (-12) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -7 (-12) -10 (-18) -15 (-26) -19 (-34) -13 (-23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -42 (-2) -45 (-2) -112 (-4) -175 (-7) -125 (-5) -114 (-4) -164 (-6) -218 (-9) -331 (-13) -353 (-14) -203 (-8) -87 (-3) -1969 (-78)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 18' -1h 25' -0h 15' +0h 59' +2h 02' +2h 35' +2h 20' +1h 25' +0h 13' -1h 01' -2h 04' -2h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) -35.5 -35.4 -35.3 -22.6 -5.9 +0.6 -5.3 -22 -35.4 -35.4 -35.6 -35.7   -25.4

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