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Gao vs Kassala Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Kassala, Sudan is approximately 3,895 km or 2,420 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Kassala bearing 276.4° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 266.1° or W .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Both are in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 0.3 °C (0.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.7 °C (6.7°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 62.6 mm (2.5 in) less which is equivalent to 62.6 l/m² (1.54 US gal/ft²) or 626,000 l/ha (66,924 US gal/ac) less. About 3/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.4° lower in Gao than in Kassala.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.7°C (19.3°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) 0 (0) +0 (+1) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) +0 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +1 (+0) -3 (0) -6 (0) -19 (-1) -16 (-1) -13 (0) -6 (0) -1 (0) +0 (+0) -63 (-2)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 02' -0h 01' -0h 00' +0h 01' +0h 02' +0h 02' +0h 02' +0h 01' +0h 00' -0h 01' -0h 02' -0h 02'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -0.8 -0.8 -0.7 -0.7 +0.8 +0.8 +0.8 -0.8 -0.8 -0.8 -0.8 -0.8   -0.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -31 -29 -24 -17 -13 -12 -15 -8 -14 -22 -28 -31   -20.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -17.1 (-31) -17.8 (-32) -17.6 (-32) -13.4 (-24) -7.1 (-13) -3.6 (-6) -2.7 (-5) -0.5 (-1) -3.2 (-6) -10.7 (-19) -17.4 (-31) -17.5 (-32) -10.7 (-19)

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