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Gao vs Jiuquan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Jiuquan, China is approximately 9,563 km or 5,943 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Jiuquan bearing 287.9° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 229.6° or SW .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Jiuquan has a mid-latitude cool desert climate (BWk).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Jiuquan is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 22.7 °C (40.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.4 °C (33.1°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 100.6 mm (4 in) more which is equivalent to 100.6 l/m² (2.47 US gal/ft²) or 1,006,000 l/ha (107,548 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 21° higher in Gao than in Jiuquan.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +32 (+58) +28 (+50) +23 (+42) +20 (+35) +15 (+27) +10 (+19) +9 (+17) +16 (+29) +24 (+43) +29 (+53) +32 (+57) +23 (+41)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +32 (+58) +32 (+57) +27 (+49) +23 (+41) +20 (+35) +15 (+28) +11 (+20) +11 (+19) +17 (+31) +25 (+44) +29 (+52) +31 (+57) +23 (+41)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+54) +29 (+53) +25 (+46) +23 (+41) +20 (+36) +17 (+30) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +24 (+43) +26 (+47) +29 (+52) +22 (+40)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) -2 (0) -4 (0) -2 (0) -4 (0) +8 (+0) +37 (+1) +52 (+2) +18 (+1) +1 (+0) -2 (0) -1 (0) +101 (+4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -0.5 ( -2) -0.5 ( -2) -1.5 ( -5) -2.5 ( -8) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +5 (+17) 0 ( 0) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6)   -1 ( 0)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 37' +0h 59' +0h 10' -0h 41' -1h 25' -1h 48' -1h 38' -0h 59' -0h 09' +0h 42' +1h 26' +1h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +23.5 +23.4 +23.6 +23.6 +15.6 +9.1 +14.9 +23.3 +23.4 +23.2 +23.3 +23.5   +21

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