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Gao vs Sodankyla, Lapland Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Sodankyla, Lapland, Finland is approximately 5,998 km or 3,727 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Sodankyla, Lapland bearing 212.2° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 192.3° or SSW .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Sodankyla, Lapland has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Sodankyla, Lapland is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 30.9 °C (55.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 16.9 °C (30.4°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 312.4 mm (12.3 in) less which is equivalent to 312.4 l/m² (7.67 US gal/ft²) or 3,124,000 l/ha (333,976 US gal/ac) less. About 3/8 as much.
  • There are 1824.5 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 5h 00' more per day or about 2 1/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 48.4° higher in Gao than in Sodankyla, Lapland.
  • Relative humidity levels are 58.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 8.4°C (15.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +40 (+72) +43 (+77) +40 (+72) +38 (+68) +34 (+60) +26 (+46) +19 (+34) +20 (+36) +29 (+52) +37 (+67) +39 (+69) +37 (+67) +33 (+60)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +38 (+69) +39 (+70) +38 (+68) +34 (+62) +30 (+55) +24 (+42) +19 (+33) +20 (+36) +26 (+47) +32 (+58) +35 (+63) +37 (+66) +31 (+56)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +34 (+61) +36 (+65) +37 (+66) +33 (+59) +29 (+51) +23 (+41) +18 (+32) +19 (+34) +24 (+44) +29 (+52) +30 (+54) +31 (+56) +28 (+51)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -31 (-1) -26 (-1) -25 (-1) -21 (-1) -29 (-1) -34 (-1) -8 (0) +6 (+0) -27 (-1) -47 (-2) -39 (-2) -31 (-1) -312 (-12)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -18.5 ( -60) -16.5 ( -58) -13.5 ( -44) -14.5 ( -48) -12 ( -39) -12 ( -40) -6 ( -19) -6 ( -19) -10 ( -33) -16 ( -52) -19 ( -63) -19 ( -61)   -163 ( -45)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +9h 07' +7h 51' +5h 05' +2h 50' +2h 29' -0h 30' -0h 07' +2h 13' +5h 54' +7h 25' +8h 58' +8h 49'   +5h 00'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +8h 25' +4h 11' +0h 43' -2h 47' -6h 40' -10h 47' -8h 41' -4h 12' -0h 37' +2h 53' +6h 48' +10h 49'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +50.8 +50.8 +51.1 +51.1 +43.1 +36.7 +42.5 +51 +51 +50.8 +50.7 +50.7   +48.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -72 -78 -70 -62 -52 -40 -32 -28 -45 -69 -77 -74   -58.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +12.2 (+22) +8.6 (+15) +4.9 (+9) +3.2 (+6) +6.8 (+12) +7.6 (+14) +8.2 (+15) +12.1 (+22) +13.2 (+24) +7.9 (+14) +5.8 (+10) +10.5 (+19) +8.4 (+15)

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