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Gao vs Chipata Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Chipata, Zambia is approximately 4,884 km or 3,035 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Chipata bearing 311.7° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 310.9° or NW .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Chipata has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Chipata is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 8.1 °C (14.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.8 °C (8.6°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 828.3 mm (32.6 in) less which is equivalent to 828.3 l/m² (20.33 US gal/ft²) or 8,283,000 l/ha (885,508 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.4° lower in Gao than in Chipata.
  • Relative humidity levels are 41.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.7°C (17.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+6) +6 (+12) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +17 (+30) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +8 (+15) +7 (+13) +4 (+8) +3 (+6) +9 (+17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +4 (+6) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +15 (+28) +17 (+30) +15 (+26) +11 (+19) +8 (+15) +7 (+12) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) +8 (+15)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-6) -1 (-2) +3 (+5) +8 (+15) +14 (+26) +17 (+31) +15 (+27) +12 (+21) +9 (+15) +5 (+9) +0 (+1) -3 (-5) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -253 (-10) -225 (-9) -167 (-7) -47 (-2) +2 (+0) +21 (+1) +56 (+2) +69 (+3) +27 (+1) -9 (0) -82 (-3) -221 (-9) -828 (-33)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 33' -0h 58' -0h 10' +0h 40' +1h 22' +1h 44' +1h 34' +0h 58' +0h 09' -0h 41' -1h 24' -1h 44'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29.3 -22.5 -2.1 +21.1 +29.8 +29.8 +29.6 +21.3 -1.4 -22.6 -29.2 -29.8   -0.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -65.7 -70.5 -69.8 -62.1 -47.4 -32.8 -15.9 +3.1 -2.7 -25.2 -43.6 -60.4   -41.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -23 (-41) -25 (-45) -24.5 (-44) -19 (-34) -6.5 (-12) +3 (+5) +8.1 (+15) +10.7 (+19) +6.3 (+11) -6.6 (-12) -18.5 (-33) -21.9 (-39) -9.7 (-17)

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