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Gao vs Huambo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Huambo, Angola is approximately 3,669 km or 2,280 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Huambo bearing 331.3° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 330.8° or NNW .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Huambo has a subtropical highland climate with dry winters (Cwb).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Huambo is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 10.9 °C (19.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.8 °C (14°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1210.4 mm (47.7 in) less which is equivalent to 1210.4 l/m² (29.71 US gal/ft²) or 12,104,000 l/ha (1,293,998 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • There are 984 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 2h 42' more per day or about 1 2/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.7° lower in Gao than in Huambo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.9°C (1.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +9 (+16) +12 (+22) +15 (+26) +18 (+32) +17 (+30) +14 (+25) +10 (+18) +10 (+17) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +6 (+11) +12 (+21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+6) +6 (+11) +10 (+17) +12 (+22) +17 (+31) +19 (+33) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +12 (+21) +8 (+15) +4 (+8) +11 (+20)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +3 (+6) +7 (+12) +11 (+20) +18 (+32) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +16 (+28) +13 (+24) +11 (+20) +6 (+11) +2 (+3) +11 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -220 (-9) -179 (-7) -239 (-9) -143 (-6) -8 (0) +22 (+1) +56 (+2) +68 (+3) +9 (+0) -115 (-5) -227 (-9) -234 (-9) -1210 (-48)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -19.5 ( -63) -16.5 ( -58) -21.5 ( -69) -13.5 ( -45) -2 ( -6) +3.5 (+12) +8.5 (+27) +9.5 (+31) +3 (+10) -15 ( -48) -21 ( -70) -21 ( -68)   -105.5 ( -29)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +5h 15' +5h 01' +4h 48' +3h 08' +0h 17' -1h 24' -0h 54' -0h 32' +2h 00' +4h 21' +5h 36' +4h 52'   +2h 42'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 31' -0h 56' -0h 10' +0h 39' +1h 20' +1h 41' +1h 32' +0h 56' +0h 09' -0h 40' -1h 21' -1h 41'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.6 -22.9 -2.8 +20.4 +29 +29 +28.9 +20.6 -2.2 -23 -28.5 -29.1   -0.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -47 -42 -53 -44 -19 +2 +18 +33 +15 -24 -46 -46   -21.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -16.4 (-30) -16 (-29) -18.3 (-33) -13.2 (-24) +3.9 (+7) +16.5 (+30) +22 (+40) +24.9 (+45) +16.6 (+30) -1.5 (-3) -14.1 (-25) -15.7 (-28) -0.9 (-2)

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