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Gao vs Mpika Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Mpika, Zambia is approximately 4,669 km or 2,901 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Mpika bearing 311.5° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 310.2° or NW .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Mpika has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Mpika is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 10.7 °C (19.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.1 °C (9.2°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 851.4 mm (33.5 in) less which is equivalent to 851.4 l/m² (20.9 US gal/ft²) or 8,514,000 l/ha (910,203 US gal/ac) less. About 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1° lower in Gao than in Mpika.
  • Relative humidity levels are 42.4% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 7.7°C (13.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +8 (+14) +11 (+20) +15 (+27) +18 (+33) +19 (+34) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +10 (+17) +7 (+12) +5 (+10) +12 (+21)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +6 (+10) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +18 (+32) +20 (+35) +17 (+31) +14 (+24) +11 (+20) +10 (+17) +6 (+10) +4 (+6) +11 (+19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +16 (+29) +19 (+35) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +3 (+6) 0 (-1) +9 (+16)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -239 (-9) -230 (-9) -164 (-6) -37 (-1) +1 (+0) +22 (+1) +57 (+2) +69 (+3) +26 (+1) -7 (0) -94 (-4) -255 (-10) -851 (-34)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 28' -0h 55' -0h 10' +0h 38' +1h 18' +1h 38' +1h 29' +0h 55' +0h 08' -0h 39' -1h 19' -1h 38'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.8 -23.4 -3.7 +19.5 +28.1 +28.1 +28 +19.7 -3 -23.4 -27.7 -28.2   -1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -67.4 -69.6 -69.1 -63.9 -50.5 -34.7 -16.2 +0.5 -3.8 -27 -45.2 -62.1   -42.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21.2 (-38) -22.8 (-41) -22.4 (-40) -17.4 (-31) -4.8 (-9) +5 (+9) +10.6 (+19) +12.6 (+23) +8.7 (+16) -4.4 (-8) -16.3 (-29) -19.9 (-36) -7.7 (-14)

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