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Gao vs Columbia, South Carolina Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Columbia, South Carolina, Usa is approximately 8,199 km or 5,095 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Columbia, South Carolina bearing 81.1° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 121.4° or ESE .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Columbia, South Carolina has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Columbia, South Carolina is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 12.7 °C (22.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.2 °C (14.8°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1079.1 mm (42.5 in) less which is equivalent to 1079.1 l/m² (26.48 US gal/ft²) or 10,791,000 l/ha (1,153,630 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • There are 374 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 1h 01' more per day or about 1 1/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.2° higher in Gao than in Columbia, South Carolina.
  • Relative humidity levels are 28.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.6°C (4.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +19 (+33) +17 (+31) +16 (+28) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +9 (+17) +15 (+26) +16 (+28) +16 (+30) +13 (+24)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+30) +17 (+31) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +6 (+10) +5 (+8) +9 (+16) +15 (+26) +15 (+27) +15 (+28) +13 (+23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+26) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +9 (+16) +15 (+27) +15 (+26) +14 (+26) +12 (+22)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -112 (-4) -105 (-4) -122 (-5) -81 (-3) -88 (-3) -100 (-4) -83 (-3) -86 (-3) -65 (-3) -73 (-3) -74 (-3) -91 (-4) -1079 (-42)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7.5 ( -24) -8.5 ( -30) -8.5 ( -27) -7.5 ( -25) -7 ( -23) -5 ( -17) -3 ( -10) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3) -4 ( -13) -6 ( -20) -9 ( -29)   -68 ( -19)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 19' +2h 43' +1h 52' -0h 10' -0h 15' -2h 00' -0h 38' -1h 15' +1h 16' +2h 03' +2h 50' +2h 36'   +1h 01'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 08' +0h 42' +0h 07' -0h 29' -1h 00' -1h 16' -1h 09' -0h 42' -0h 06' +0h 30' +1h 00' +1h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.6 +17.5 +17.6 +17.6 +9.7 +3.3 +9.2 +17.7 +17.7 +17.6 +17.6 +17.7   +15.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -41 -40 -40 -35 -29 -23 -14 -3 -15 -30 -36 -40   -28.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -3 (-5) -5.1 (-9) -8.8 (-16) -8 (-14) -2.9 (-5) -0.7 (-1) +0.3 (+1) +3.3 (+6) +2.9 (+5) -0.6 (-1) -5 (-9) -3.7 (-7) -2.6 (-5)

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