Vs > Riyadh
Bulgaria flag

Plovdiv vs Riyadh Climate & Distance Between

Saudi Arabia flag
  • The distance between Plovdiv, Bulgaria and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is approximately 2,799 km or 1,740 mi.
  • To reach Plovdiv in this distance one would set out from Riyadh bearing 319.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Plovdiv bearing 306.9° or NW .
  • Plovdiv has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Riyadh has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Plovdiv is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome whereas Riyadh is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 13.4 °C (24°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.4 °C (2.5°F) more in Plovdiv. The continentality subtype is subcontinental for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 390.7 mm (15.4 in) more which is equivalent to 390.7 l/m² (9.59 US gal/ft²) or 3,907,000 l/ha (417,684 US gal/ac) more. About 4 6/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.3° lower in Plovdiv than in Riyadh.
  • Relative humidity levels are 29.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.6°C (1.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -19 (-34) -16 (-29) -14 (-25) -15 (-27) -17 (-31) -17 (-31) -21 (-38) -22 (-40) -19 (-35)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -14 (-25) -15 (-26) -14 (-26) -15 (-27) -13 (-24) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -13 (-24) -13 (-24) -13 (-24)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -5 (-9) -7 (-12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +28 (+1) +23 (+1) +13 (+1) +7 (+0) +43 (+2) +65 (+3) +37 (+1) +27 (+1) +32 (+1) +40 (+2) +43 (+2) +33 (+1) +391 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +5 (+16) +7 (+25) +6 (+19) +8 (+27) +9 (+29) +9 (+30) +7.5 (+24) +6 (+19) +5 (+17) +9 (+29) +3 (+10) +7 (+23)   +81.5 (+22)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 20' -0h 49' -0h 09' +0h 34' +1h 11' +1h 30' +1h 22' +0h 49' +0h 07' -0h 35' -1h 12' -1h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -17.4 -17.3 -17.4 -17.4 -17.3 -17.4 -17.2 -17.5 -17.4 -17.4 -17.4 -17.5   -17.3
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +26 +27 +25 +20 +31 +36 +30 +32 +30 +35 +32 +30   +29.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -6.2 (-11) -5.5 (-10) -5.7 (-10) -5.9 (-11) -0.3 (-1) +7.3 (+13) +6.4 (+12) +6.7 (+12) +2.6 (+5) +2 (+4) -3.3 (-6) -5.4 (-10) -0.6 (-1)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Plovdiv vs Riyadh Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Plovdiv

Climate Guides for Locations near Riyadh


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -