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Mazatlan vs Acapulco Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Mazatlan, Mexico and Acapulco, Mexico is approximately 1,000 km or 621 mi.
  • To reach Mazatlan in this distance one would set out from Acapulco bearing 317.1° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Mazatlan bearing 314.8° or NW .
  • Both have a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Mazatlan is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome whereas Acapulco is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 3.1 °C (5.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7 °C (12.6°F) more in Mazatlan. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 534 mm (21 in) less which is equivalent to 534 l/m (13.11 US gal/ft) or 5,340,000 l/ha (570,881 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 171 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Mazatlan. In whichever way circa 0h 28' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.2° lower in Mazatlan than in Acapulco.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.6% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.6°C (4.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -6 (-11) -6 (-10) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) +-1 (-1) +0 (0) +0 (+0) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -5 (-9) -3 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) -1 (-1) +0 (+0) +0 (+1) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -4 (-7) -6 (-10) -3 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -6 (-11) -5 (-8) -3 (-6) 0 (-1) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) -4 (-8) -6 (-10) -3 (-6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +19 (+1) +3 (+0) +0 (+0) -2 (0) -26 (-1) -245 (-10) +3 (+0) -96 (-4) -124 (-5) -50 (-2) -27 (-1) +11 (+0) -534 (-21)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +1.5 (+5) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -1.5 ( -5) -8 ( -27) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -19) +1 (+3) +1 (+3)   -14 ( -4)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 34' -2h 35' -1h 11' +0h 22' +1h 32' +1h 46' -0h 05' -0h 21' +0h 52' +0h 48' -1h 38' -2h 36'   -0h 28'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 22' -0h 14' -0h 02' +0h 09' +0h 20' +0h 25' +0h 22' +0h 14' +0h 02' -0h 10' -0h 20' -0h 25'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -6.5 -6.4 -6.4 -6.5 +0.6 +6.2 +0.7 -6.4 -6.5 -6.4 -6.5 -6.4   -4.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +0 +2 +5 +3 +5 +1 +3 +3 +2 -1 -2 -1   +1.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -6.4 (-12) -6 (-11) -4.8 (-9) -3.8 (-7) -2 (-4) -0.5 (-1) +0.8 (+1) +1 (+2) +0.9 (+2) -0.9 (-2) -4.1 (-7) -5.8 (-10) -2.6 (-5)

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