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Gao vs No. 6 Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and No. 6, Sudan is approximately 3,468 km or 2,155 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from No. 6 bearing 267.3° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 256.7° or WSW .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas No. 6 is in or near the tropical desert scrub biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 3.5 °C (6.3°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3 °C (5.4°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 182.7 mm (7.2 in) more which is equivalent to 182.7 l/m² (4.48 US gal/ft²) or 1,827,000 l/ha (195,318 US gal/ac) more. About 32 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.6° higher in Gao than in No. 6.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.7°C (1.3°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Gao relative to No. 6. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of No. 6 vs Gao.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) +3 (+6) +5 (+8) +5 (+8) +4 (+6)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +3 (+0) +5 (+0) +22 (+1) +56 (+2) +67 (+3) +27 (+1) +3 (+0) +0 (+0) +0 (+0) +183 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 15' +0h 09' +0h 01' -0h 06' -0h 13' -0h 17' -0h 15' -0h 09' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 13' +0h 17'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.5 +4.4 +4.5 +4.6 -3 -4.5 -2.9 +4.4 +4.5 +4.4 +4.4 +4.5   +2.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -19 -17 -14 -7 +0 +12 +21 +29 +18 -4 -19 -22   -1.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -5.7 (-10) -5.9 (-11) -7 (-13) -2.9 (-5) +3.7 (+7) +10.7 (+19) +11.7 (+21) +11.5 (+21) +9.2 (+17) -0.1 (0) -8.3 (-15) -8.1 (-15) +0.7 (+1)

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