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Toronto, Ontario vs Vancouver, British Columbia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada is approximately 3,365 km or 2,091 mi.
  • To reach Toronto, Ontario in this distance one would set out from Vancouver, British Columbia bearing 83.7° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Toronto, Ontario bearing 116.2° or ESE .
  • Toronto, Ontario has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Vancouver, British Columbia has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Toronto, Ontario is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome whereas Vancouver, British Columbia is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 1.8 °C (3.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.8 °C (19.4°F) more in Toronto, Ontario. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 380.4 mm (15 in) less which is equivalent to 380.4 l/m² (9.34 US gal/ft²) or 3,804,000 l/ha (406,673 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 189 more hours of sunlight per year in Toronto, Ontario. In whichever way circa 0h 31' more per day or about 1 1/9 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 5.6° higher in Toronto, Ontario than in Vancouver, British Columbia.
  • Relative humidity levels are 12.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4°C (7.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Toronto, Ontario relative to Vancouver, British Columbia. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Vancouver, British Columbia vs Toronto, Ontario.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-13) -9 (-16) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +0 (0) -2 (-3) -5 (-8) -2 (-3)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -6 (-10) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) -5 (-9) -2 (-3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-14) -9 (-16) -5 (-10) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) -5 (-10) -2 (-3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -99 (-4) -74 (-3) -49 (-2) -13 (0) +5 (+0) +22 (+1) +32 (+1) +42 (+2) +11 (+0) -55 (-2) -99 (-4) -105 (-4) -380 (-15)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5 ( -16) -3 ( -11) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) +2 (+6) -1 ( -3) +2 (+6) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) -5 ( -16) -5 ( -17) -7 ( -23)   -25 ( -7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 50' +0h 42' +0h 40' -0h 16' -0h 27' +1h 08' -0h 13' +0h 05' +0h 36' +1h 17' +0h 48' +1h 01'   +0h 31'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 39' +0h 23' +0h 04' -0h 15' -0h 34' -0h 44' -0h 40' -0h 23' -0h 03' +0h 16' +0h 34' +0h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +5.5 +5.5 +5.5 +5.5 +5.5 +5.6 +5.6 +5.6 +5.6 +5.6 +5.6 +5.6   +5.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -12 -10 -10 -8 -8 -8 -9 -13 -19 -18 -17   -12.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -9.3 (-17) -10.1 (-18) -6.9 (-12) -4.4 (-8) -2.1 (-4) -0.1 (0) +1.1 (+2) +0.4 (+1) -1 (-2) -3.8 (-7) -4.5 (-8) -7.3 (-13) -4 (-7)

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