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Gao vs Christchurch Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Christchurch, New Zealand is approximately 16,905 km or 10,505 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Christchurch bearing 195.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 348.6° or NNW .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Christchurch has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Christchurch is in or near the cool temperate steppe biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 18.2 °C (32.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.9 °C (1.6°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 426.6 mm (16.8 in) less which is equivalent to 426.6 l/m² (10.47 US gal/ft²) or 4,266,000 l/ha (456,064 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 1395 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 3h 48' more per day or about 1 5/7 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.4° higher in Gao than in Christchurch.
  • Relative humidity levels are 55.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 3.5°C (6.2°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +18 (+33) +24 (+42) +29 (+51) +31 (+55) +29 (+52) +25 (+45) +25 (+44) +22 (+40) +17 (+30) +11 (+20) +21 (+38)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +9 (+16) +14 (+25) +20 (+36) +27 (+48) +29 (+52) +27 (+48) +24 (+43) +23 (+41) +20 (+37) +14 (+25) +8 (+14) +18 (+33)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +11 (+20) +17 (+30) +25 (+44) +27 (+49) +26 (+46) +24 (+43) +21 (+38) +18 (+32) +11 (+20) +5 (+9) +16 (+29)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -46 (-2) -42 (-2) -57 (-2) -51 (-2) -52 (-2) -29 (-1) -12 (0) +10 (+0) -13 (-1) -41 (-2) -50 (-2) -45 (-2) -427 (-17)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -9.5 ( -31) -7.5 ( -27) -8.5 ( -27) -9.5 ( -32) -11 ( -35) -9 ( -30) -5 ( -16) -1 ( -3) -3 ( -10) -10 ( -32) -10 ( -33) -11 ( -35)   -95 ( -26)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 27' +3h 06' +3h 44' +4h 34' +5h 19' +5h 00' +5h 07' +3h 56' +3h 34' +3h 30' +2h 52' +2h 34'   +3h 48'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 41' -2h 17' -0h 25' +1h 34' +3h 16' +4h 07' +3h 44' +2h 17' +0h 21' -1h 37' -3h 18' -4h 08'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -12.5 +6 +27.7 +51 +59.6 +59.7 +59.6 +51.4 +28.7 +5.8 -12.5 -19.6   +25.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -59 -63 -69 -69 -66 -56 -44 -29 -37 -56 -60 -59   -55.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -16.9 (-30) -18.3 (-33) -17.7 (-32) -11.5 (-21) +0.5 (+1) +9.8 (+18) +14 (+25) +15.9 (+29) +11.2 (+20) -1.4 (-3) -11.9 (-21) -15.2 (-27) -3.5 (-6)

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