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Gao vs Colonia Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Colonia, Uruguay is approximately 8,303 km or 5,160 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Colonia bearing 57.3° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 46.3° or NE .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Colonia has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Colonia is in or near the warm temperate dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 12.5 °C (22.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0 °C (0°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 912.4 mm (35.9 in) less which is equivalent to 912.4 l/m² (22.39 US gal/ft²) or 9,124,000 l/ha (975,416 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 16.4° higher in Gao than in Colonia.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-1) +3 (+5) +8 (+14) +14 (+26) +21 (+37) +23 (+42) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +18 (+32) +15 (+28) +8 (+15) +1 (+3) +13 (+23)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -92 (-4) -116 (-5) -125 (-5) -88 (-3) -72 (-3) -44 (-2) -12 (0) -7 (0) -52 (-2) -109 (-4) -108 (-4) -87 (-3) -912 (-36)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 52' -1h 47' -0h 19' +1h 14' +2h 33' +3h 12' +2h 55' +1h 47' +0h 17' -1h 16' -2h 35' -3h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21.4 -2.8 +18.9 +42.1 +50.7 +50.7 +50.4 +42.1 +19.3 -3.4 -21.6 -28.7   +16.4

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