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Gao vs Kurunegala Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Kurunegala, Sri Lanka is approximately 8,758 km or 5,442 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Kurunegala bearing 285.2° or WNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 265.4° or W .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Kurunegala has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Kurunegala is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 2.6 °C (4.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.4 °C (16.9°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1906.4 mm (75.1 in) less which is equivalent to 1906.4 l/m² (46.79 US gal/ft²) or 19,064,000 l/ha (2,038,068 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.9° lower in Gao than in Kurunegala.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (0) 1 (+1) +3 (+5) +7 (+13) +10 (+19) +11 (+19) +8 (+14) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +5 (+8) 1 (+2) +6 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) +1 (+1) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +8 (+14) +5 (+10) +4 (+6) +5 (+8) +5 (+9) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) +3 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -6 (-11) -4 (-7) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) -2 (-4) -6 (-10) +0 (+0)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -62 (-2) -92 (-4) -138 (-5) -259 (-10) -188 (-7) -134 (-5) -57 (-2) -24 (-1) -131 (-5) -355 (-14) -327 (-13) -139 (-5) -1906 (-75)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 28' -0h 17' -0h 03' +0h 12' +0h 25' +0h 31' +0h 28' +0h 17' +0h 02' -0h 12' -0h 25' -0h 31'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -8.7 -8.7 -8.5 +0.1 +8.7 +8.8 +8.7 +0.4 -8.7 -8.8 -8.8 -8.8   -2.9

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