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Gao vs Phoenix, Arizona Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Phoenix, Arizona, Usa is approximately 10,937 km or 6,796 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Phoenix, Arizona bearing 64.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 128.5° or SE .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Phoenix, Arizona is in or near the subtropical desert scrub biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 7.3 °C (13.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.9 °C (17.8°F) less in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 6 mm (0.2 in) less which is equivalent to 6 l/m² (0.15 US gal/ft²) or 60,000 l/ha (6,414 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 656 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 1h 47' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 14.6° higher in Gao than in Phoenix, Arizona.
  • Relative humidity levels are 8.9% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.3°C (0.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +8 (+15) +2 (+3) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) +8 (+15) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +7 (+13)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +11 (+20) +9 (+17) +4 (+7) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) +9 (+15) +11 (+20) +11 (+21) +7 (+13)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+17) +10 (+18) +12 (+21) +12 (+22) +11 (+19) +6 (+11) 0 (-1) 0 (-1) +4 (+6) +9 (+16) +11 (+19) +11 (+19) +8 (+14)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -17 (-1) -17 (-1) -22 (-1) -3 (0) +3 (+0) +19 (+1) +36 (+1) +45 (+2) +6 (+0) -13 (-1) -17 (-1) -25 (-1) -6 (0)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -3.5 ( -11) -3.5 ( -12) -2.5 ( -8) -1.5 ( -5) 0 ( 0) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) +5 (+16) +4 (+13) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -3 ( -10)   0 ( 0)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 56' -0h 02' -1h 19' -2h 40' -3h 32' -4h 50' -3h 23' -3h 36' -2h 36' -0h 52' +0h 20' +0h 07'   -1h 47'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 05' +0h 40' +0h 07' -0h 28' -0h 58' -1h 13' -1h 06' -0h 40' -0h 06' +0h 29' +0h 58' +1h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +17.1 +16.9 +17 +17.1 +9.2 +2.8 +8.7 +17.2 +17.3 +17.1 +17.1 +17.1   +14.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -29 -31 -22 -15 -2 +10 +11 +17 +11 -10 -20 -27   -8.9
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.5 (-8) -7.9 (-14) -5.9 (-11) -3.1 (-6) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +3.7 (+7) +4.4 (+8) +6.9 (+12) +1.3 (+2) -3.1 (-6) -3.7 (-7) +0.3 (+1)

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