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Gao vs Ocotal Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Ocotal, Nicaragua is approximately 9,214 km or 5,726 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Ocotal bearing 74.9° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 102.2° or ESE .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Ocotal has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Ocotal is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 5.6 °C (10.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.4 °C (15.1°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 685.4 mm (27 in) less which is equivalent to 685.4 l/m² (16.82 US gal/ft²) or 6,854,000 l/ha (732,738 US gal/ac) less. About 2/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.1° lower in Gao than in Ocotal.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +8 (+15) +6 (+12) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +4 (+8) +1 (+2) +6 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -3 (0) -3 (0) -8 (0) -33 (-1) -123 (-5) -137 (-5) -25 (-1) -27 (-1) -138 (-5) -131 (-5) -50 (-2) -7 (0) -685 (-27)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 08' -0h 05' -0h 01' +0h 03' +0h 07' +0h 09' +0h 08' +0h 05' +0h 00' -0h 03' -0h 07' -0h 09'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.6 +2.7 +2.6 +2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2.6 -2.6   -1.1

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