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Gao vs Cairo, Illinois Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Cairo, Illinois, Usa is approximately 8,852 km or 5,501 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Cairo, Illinois bearing 77.4° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 125.7° or SE .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Cairo, Illinois has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Cairo, Illinois is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 14.6 °C (26.2°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.7 °C (21.1°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 964.4 mm (38 in) less which is equivalent to 964.4 l/m² (23.67 US gal/ft²) or 9,644,000 l/ha (1,031,008 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • There are 484 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 1h 20' more per day or about 1 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.2° higher in Gao than in Cairo, Illinois.
  • Relative humidity levels are 36.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.9°C (5.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +24 (+43) +25 (+45) +23 (+42) +20 (+35) +17 (+30) +11 (+19) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +11 (+19) +17 (+31) +22 (+39) +23 (+42) +17 (+30)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +20 (+36) +21 (+37) +20 (+36) +17 (+30) +15 (+27) +10 (+17) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +10 (+17) +16 (+28) +19 (+34) +20 (+35) +15 (+26)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+28) +16 (+29) +17 (+30) +15 (+27) +14 (+24) +9 (+16) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +9 (+17) +14 (+25) +16 (+29) +16 (+29) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -114 (-4) -94 (-4) -122 (-5) -101 (-4) -106 (-4) -82 (-3) -24 (-1) -10 (0) -48 (-2) -70 (-3) -99 (-4) -94 (-4) -964 (-38)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9.5 ( -31) -9.5 ( -34) -11.5 ( -37) -10.5 ( -35) -10 ( -32) -6 ( -20) 0 ( 0) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) -7 ( -23) -9 ( -30) -10 ( -32)   -81 ( -22)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 21' +3h 57' +2h 11' +0h 48' +0h 19' -1h 54' -1h 34' -2h 05' -0h 10' +1h 30' +3h 26' +4h 11'   +1h 20'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 22' +0h 51' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 13' -1h 32' -1h 23' -0h 51' -0h 08' +0h 36' +1h 14' +1h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +20.6 +20.5 +20.6 +20.7 +12.7 +6.4 +12.3 +20.7 +20.8 +20.7 +20.7 +20.7   +18.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -52 -54 -50 -44 -40 -30 -17 -7 -17 -33 -46 -53   -36.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -2.2 (-4) -5.4 (-10) -7.7 (-14) -9 (-16) -5.1 (-9) -3.1 (-6) -0.5 (-1) +2.2 (+4) +3.2 (+6) -0.6 (-1) -4.2 (-8) -2.7 (-5) -2.9 (-5)

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