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Gao vs Houston, Texas Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Houston, Texas, Usa is approximately 9,605 km or 5,969 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Houston, Texas bearing 73.3° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 120.2° or ESE .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Houston, Texas has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Houston, Texas is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 9.9 °C (17.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.6 °C (10.1°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 981.6 mm (38.6 in) less which is equivalent to 981.6 l/m² (24.09 US gal/ft²) or 9,816,000 l/ha (1,049,396 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • There are 526 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 1h 27' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 11.2° higher in Gao than in Houston, Texas.
  • Relative humidity levels are 36.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.3°C (13.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+26) +15 (+28) +16 (+28) +15 (+26) +13 (+24) +9 (+17) +5 (+9) +4 (+6) +7 (+13) +12 (+21) +13 (+24) +13 (+24) +11 (+21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +13 (+24) +13 (+24) +12 (+22) +12 (+21) +8 (+15) +5 (+8) +3 (+6) +6 (+12) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +12 (+21) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +10 (+19) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +4 (+8) +4 (+6) +6 (+11) +11 (+19) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -84 (-3) -75 (-3) -74 (-3) -79 (-3) -127 (-5) -104 (-4) -35 (-1) -19 (-1) -96 (-4) -105 (-4) -96 (-4) -88 (-3) -982 (-39)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -10.5 ( -34) -9.5 ( -34) -8.5 ( -27) -7.5 ( -25) -6 ( -19) -4 ( -13) -1 ( -3) +1 (+3) -2 ( -7) -5 ( -16) -8 ( -27) -10 ( -32)   -71 ( -20)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 17' +4h 00' +2h 46' +2h 00' +0h 17' -2h 04' -1h 11' -1h 05' +0h 32' +1h 15' +3h 16' +3h 23'   +1h 27'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 50' +0h 31' +0h 05' -0h 21' -0h 44' -0h 56' -0h 51' -0h 31' -0h 04' +0h 22' +0h 45' +0h 56'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +13.6 +13.5 +13.6 +13.6 +5.7 -0.7 +5.3 +13.7 +13.8 +13.7 +13.7 +13.7   +11.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -50 -53 -49 -49 -41 -30 -18 -6 -19 -35 -44 -49   -36.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -8.3 (-15) -11.9 (-21) -14 (-25) -14.7 (-26) -8.3 (-15) -4.4 (-8) -1.8 (-3) +1.1 (+2) -0.3 (-1) -5.2 (-9) -10.4 (-19) -9.2 (-17) -7.3 (-13)

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