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Gao vs Nome, Alaska Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Nome, Alaska, Usa is approximately 10,947 km or 6,802 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Nome, Alaska bearing 14.2° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 173.7° or S .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Nome, Alaska has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Nome, Alaska is in or near the subpolar wet tundra biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 33.1 °C (59.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 14.1 °C (25.4°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 189.2 mm (7.4 in) less which is equivalent to 189.2 l/m² (4.64 US gal/ft²) or 1,892,000 l/ha (202,267 US gal/ac) less. About 1/2 as much.
  • There are 1501 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 4h 06' more per day or about 1 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 45.6° higher in Gao than in Nome, Alaska.
  • Relative humidity levels are 58.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.3°C (18.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +40 (+73) +45 (+81) +45 (+82) +44 (+79) +37 (+67) +30 (+54) +24 (+44) +24 (+43) +29 (+53) +38 (+69) +41 (+73) +41 (+73) +37 (+66)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+66) +41 (+74) +42 (+76) +40 (+73) +33 (+60) +27 (+49) +22 (+39) +21 (+38) +26 (+47) +34 (+62) +37 (+66) +37 (+67) +33 (+60)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +33 (+59) +37 (+67) +39 (+70) +37 (+67) +30 (+54) +25 (+45) +20 (+35) +19 (+34) +24 (+43) +30 (+55) +33 (+59) +34 (+61) +30 (+54)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -20 (-1) -15 (-1) -13 (-1) -15 (-1) -10 (0) -6 (0) +2 (+0) +0 (+0) -34 (-1) -31 (-1) -26 (-1) -21 (-1) -189 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -10.5 ( -34) -10.5 ( -37) -10.5 ( -34) -9.5 ( -32) -8 ( -26) -4 ( -13) -4 ( -13) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23) -11 ( -35) -11 ( -37) -11 ( -35)   -104 ( -29)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +7h 03' +5h 41' +3h 07' +1h 48' +0h 25' -1h 02' +2h 36' +3h 54' +4h 28' +6h 17' +7h 30' +7h 29'   +4h 06'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +6h 18' +3h 30' +0h 36' -2h 21' -5h 21' -7h 29' -6h 26' -3h 31' -0h 31' +2h 26' +5h 26' +7h 29'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +47.9 +47.8 +48 +48.1 +40.2 +33.9 +39.8 +48.3 +48.3 +48.1 +48.1 +48   +45.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -64 -68 -72 -72 -62 -53 -46 -34 -43 -61 -68 -63   -58.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +12.1 (+22) +11.8 (+21) +9 (+16) +7.5 (+14) +7.7 (+14) +8.8 (+16) +8.7 (+16) +12.1 (+22) +13.7 (+25) +11 (+20) +8.5 (+15) +12.5 (+23) +10.3 (+19)

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