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Gao vs Kolda Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Kolda, Senegal is approximately 1,649 km or 1,025 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Kolda bearing 75° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 78.8° or E .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Kolda has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Kolda is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 2.3 °C (4.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.1 °C (7.4°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 833.1 mm (32.8 in) less which is equivalent to 833.1 l/m² (20.45 US gal/ft²) or 8,331,000 l/ha (890,639 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.4° lower in Gao than in Kolda.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-6) -4 (-6) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) +-2 (-3) +2 (+4)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +4 (+8) +1 (+3) +0 (+0) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+3) +1 (+2) +2 (+3) +3 (+6) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +3 (+5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 0 (0) -1 (0) +0 (+0) +2 (+0) -7 (0) -92 (-4) -199 (-8) -218 (-9) -221 (-9) -93 (-4) -4 (0) 0 (0) -833 (-33)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 11' -0h 06' -0h 01' +0h 04' +0h 09' +0h 12' +0h 11' +0h 06' +0h 01' -0h 04' -0h 09' -0h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3.4 -3.4 -3.3 -3.3 +3.4 +3.4 +3.3 -3.2 -3.3 -3.3 -3.4 -3.4   -1.4

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