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Lake Charles, Louisiana vs Key West, Florida Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lake Charles, Louisiana, Usa and Key West, Florida, Usa is approximately 1,289 km or 801 mi.
  • To reach Lake Charles, Louisiana in this distance one would set out from Key West, Florida bearing 301.3° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Lake Charles, Louisiana bearing 296° or WNW .
  • Lake Charles, Louisiana has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Key West, Florida has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • The average annual temperature is 5.6 °C (10.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.7 °C (17.5°F) more in Lake Charles, Louisiana. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 387.4 mm (15.3 in) more which is equivalent to 387.4 l/m² (9.51 US gal/ft²) or 3,874,000 l/ha (414,156 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.5° lower in Lake Charles, Louisiana than in Key West, Florida.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.3°C (13.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lake Charles, Louisiana relative to Key West, Florida. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Key West, Florida vs Lake Charles, Louisiana.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -7 (-12) -4 (-8) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) 1 (+1) 1 (+2) 1 (+2) -1 (-1) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -7 (-13) -3 (-5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -11 (-20) -9 (-17) -7 (-13) -5 (-9) -3 (-6) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) -1 (-3) -3 (-6) -6 (-11) -8 (-15) -10 (-18) -6 (-10)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-24) -12 (-22) -10 (-18) -8 (-14) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) -3 (-6) -4 (-6) -6 (-10) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -13 (-23) -8 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +64 (+3) +46 (+2) +40 (+2) +40 (+2) +56 (+2) -3 (0) +40 (+2) +8 (+0) -4 (0) -12 (0) +36 (+1) +77 (+3) +387 (+15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +4 (+13) +4 (+14) +3 (+10) +2 (+7) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) 0 ( 0) -4 ( -13) -8 ( -27) -7 ( -23) +1 (+3) +3 (+10)   -3 ( -1)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 22' -0h 13' -0h 02' +0h 09' +0h 19' +0h 24' +0h 22' +0h 13' +0h 02' -0h 09' -0h 19' -0h 24'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -5.6 -5.5 -5.5 -5.6 -5.5 -5.5 -5.5 -5.6 -5.5 -5.5 -5.5 -5.5   -5.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -2 -3 -7 -7 -9 -13 -6 -7 -11 -15 -12 -6   -8.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -10.8 (-19) -9.6 (-17) -8.5 (-15) -6.3 (-11) -5.4 (-10) -4.8 (-9) -2.7 (-5) -3.1 (-6) -5.6 (-10) -9.5 (-17) -10.9 (-20) -10.9 (-20) -7.3 (-13)

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