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Gao vs Bir Moghrein Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Bir Moghrein, Mauritania is approximately 1,561 km or 970 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Bir Moghrein bearing 127.5° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 131.6° or SE .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Bir Moghrein is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 6 °C (10.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.2 °C (7.6°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 140.6 mm (5.5 in) more which is equivalent to 140.6 l/m² (3.45 US gal/ft²) or 1,406,000 l/ha (150,311 US gal/ac) more. About 4 as much.
  • There are 123 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 0h 20' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.5° higher in Gao than in Bir Moghrein.
  • Relative humidity levels are 11.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.2°C (4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +9 (+17) +11 (+19) +10 (+17) +6 (+10) +-3 (-6) -4 (-7) +2 (+3) +7 (+13) +9 (+15) +9 (+17) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +10 (+19) +10 (+19) +8 (+15) +0 (+0) -2 (-3) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +11 (+20) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) +4 (+8) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +6 (+11) +6 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -1 (0) -3 (0) -1 (0) +2 (+0) +5 (+0) +21 (+1) +56 (+2) +63 (+2) +21 (+1) -6 (0) -4 (0) -13 (-1) +141 (+6)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -0.5 ( -2) -0.5 ( -2) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) +0.5 (+2) +3.5 (+12) +8.5 (+27) +9 (+29) +6 (+20) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3)   +24.5 (+7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 11' +0h 33' -0h 36' -1h 26' -1h 29' -2h 16' -1h 05' -1h 21' +0h 02' +0h 42' +1h 08' +0h 36'   -0h 20'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 31' +0h 19' +0h 03' -0h 13' -0h 28' -0h 35' -0h 32' -0h 19' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 28' +0h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +8.9 +8.8 +9 +9 +1.1 -5.4 +0.6 +8.9 +9 +8.9 +8.9 +9   +6.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -26 -22 -24 -23 -13 -6 +16 +26 +9 -17 -27 -28   -11.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.1 (-15) -8.2 (-15) -10.4 (-19) -7.8 (-14) +0.4 (+1) +3.9 (+7) +8 (+14) +9.5 (+17) +6.2 (+11) -3.5 (-6) -9.3 (-17) -7.3 (-13) -2.2 (-4)

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