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Gao vs Marrakech Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Marrakech, Morocco is approximately 1,888 km or 1,173 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Marrakech bearing 152.8° or SSE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 156.1° or SSE .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Marrakech has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Marrakech is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The mean temperature is 10.3 °C (18.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.8 °C (6.8°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 92.7 mm (3.6 in) less which is equivalent to 92.7 l/m² (2.28 US gal/ft²) or 927,000 l/ha (99,102 US gal/ac) less. About 2/3 as much.
  • There are 239 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 0h 39' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.8° higher in Gao than in Marrakech.
  • Relative humidity levels are 39.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.5°C (13.5°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +15 (+27) +17 (+30) +14 (+24) +10 (+17) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) +6 (+10) +12 (+22) +14 (+24) +13 (+24) +11 (+19)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+19) +12 (+21) +13 (+24) +15 (+27) +15 (+26) +11 (+20) +4 (+8) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +11 (+20) +11 (+21) +11 (+20) +10 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +14 (+25) +15 (+26) +12 (+22) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) +8 (+15) +11 (+20) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +10 (+18)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -32 (-1) -38 (-1) -38 (-1) -36 (-1) -18 (-1) +18 (+1) +56 (+2) +66 (+3) +22 (+1) -20 (-1) -41 (-2) -31 (-1) -93 (-4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4.5 ( -15) -6.5 ( -23) -6.5 ( -21) -4.5 ( -15) -1 ( -3) +2 (+7) +8 (+26) +9 (+29) +5 (+17) -5 ( -16) -6 ( -20) -6 ( -19)   -16 ( -5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 17' +2h 15' +1h 27' +0h 48' +0h 13' -1h 40' -2h 07' -1h 56' -0h 08' +1h 42' +2h 58' +2h 07'   +0h 39'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 57' +0h 35' +0h 06' -0h 24' -0h 51' -1h 04' -0h 58' -0h 35' -0h 05' +0h 25' +0h 51' +1h 04'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.3 +15.2 +15.3 +15.4 +7.4 +1 +6.9 +15.3 +15.3 +15.2 +15.3 +15.3   +12.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -56 -56 -55 -52 -40 -28 -8 +4 -15 -67 -52 -54   -39.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11.5 (-21) -14.1 (-25) -15.3 (-28) -12.8 (-23) -5.2 (-9) -0.9 (-2) +1.1 (+2) +3.8 (+7) +1.2 (+2) -12.6 (-23) -12.5 (-23) -11 (-20) -7.5 (-14)

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