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Gao vs Macquarie Island Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Macquarie Island, Australia is approximately 15,396 km or 9,567 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Macquarie Island bearing 211.3° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 341.7° or NNW .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Macquarie Island has a tundra climate (ET).
  • The mean temperature is 25 °C (45°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.6 °C (15.5°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 717.3 mm (28.2 in) less which is equivalent to 717.3 l/m² (17.6 US gal/ft²) or 7,173,000 l/ha (766,841 US gal/ac) less. About 1/5 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 36.3° higher in Gao than in Macquarie Island.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +25 (+45) +29 (+52) +34 (+60) +37 (+66) +36 (+66) +34 (+60) +32 (+57) +33 (+60) +34 (+60) +29 (+52) +23 (+42) +31 (+55)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +18 (+33) +23 (+41) +27 (+49) +31 (+56) +32 (+57) +29 (+52) +28 (+50) +29 (+52) +28 (+51) +23 (+41) +18 (+32) +25 (+45)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+17) +12 (+21) +16 (+29) +21 (+38) +26 (+47) +27 (+49) +25 (+45) +24 (+43) +25 (+44) +23 (+42) +17 (+31) +12 (+21) +20 (+36)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -79 (-3) -82 (-3) -91 (-4) -88 (-3) -69 (-3) -49 (-2) -12 (0) +7 (+0) -43 (-2) -68 (-3) -70 (-3) -74 (-3) -717 (-28)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -5h 10' -3h 09' -0h 34' +2h 09' +4h 33' +5h 50' +5h 15' +3h 09' +0h 29' -2h 14' -4h 36' -5h 50'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -1.6 +16.9 +38.6 +61.9 +70.6 +70.7 +70.6 +62.4 +39.6 +16.7 -1.7 -8.6   +36.3

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