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Gao vs Kafironda Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Kafironda, Zambia is approximately 4,460 km or 2,772 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Kafironda bearing 315.3° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 314.4° or NW .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Kafironda has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Kafironda is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 10.8 °C (19.4°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.2 °C (7.6°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1120.5 mm (44.1 in) less which is equivalent to 1120.5 l/m² (27.5 US gal/ft²) or 11,205,000 l/ha (1,197,889 US gal/ac) less. About 1/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.8° lower in Gao than in Kafironda.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+6) +6 (+11) +9 (+17) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +16 (+28) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +8 (+15) +13 (+23) +18 (+33) +21 (+38) +18 (+33) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) +11 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +5 (+9) +12 (+21) +21 (+37) +25 (+46) +24 (+42) +20 (+36) +17 (+30) +11 (+21) +4 (+7) -1 (-1) +11 (+20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -314 (-12) -223 (-9) -200 (-8) -66 (-3) -1 (0) +22 (+1) +57 (+2) +69 (+3) +26 (+1) -33 (-1) -166 (-7) -291 (-11) -1121 (-44)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 30' -0h 56' -0h 10' +0h 39' +1h 20' +1h 40' +1h 31' +0h 56' +0h 08' -0h 40' -1h 21' -1h 40'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -28.4 -23.1 -3 +20.2 +28.8 +28.8 +28.7 +20.4 -2.3 -23.1 -28.3 -28.9   -0.8

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