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Gao vs Port Elizabeth Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Port Elizabeth, South Africa is approximately 6,214 km or 3,861 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Port Elizabeth bearing 329.9° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 334.3° or NNW .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Port Elizabeth has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Port Elizabeth is in or near the subtropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 12.7 °C (22.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4.3 °C (7.7°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 337.4 mm (13.3 in) less which is equivalent to 337.4 l/m² (8.28 US gal/ft²) or 3,374,000 l/ha (360,703 US gal/ac) less. About 1/3 as much.
  • There are 567 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 1h 33' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.9° higher in Gao than in Port Elizabeth.
  • Relative humidity levels are 56.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.1°C (16.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +6 (+10) +8 (+14) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +21 (+37) +22 (+39) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +19 (+34) +18 (+33) +14 (+24) +7 (+13) +15 (+27)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +9 (+15) +14 (+26) +19 (+35) +21 (+38) +19 (+34) +17 (+31) +17 (+31) +16 (+28) +10 (+17) +4 (+8) +13 (+23)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) +5 (+9) +12 (+21) +19 (+33) +21 (+38) +20 (+36) +18 (+32) +16 (+29) +13 (+23) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) +11 (+19)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -36 (-1) -40 (-2) -54 (-2) -55 (-2) -53 (-2) -40 (-2) +10 (+0) +5 (+0) -35 (-1) -1 (0) -4 (0) -34 (-1) -337 (-13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -5.5 ( -18) -6.5 ( -23) -6.5 ( -21) -5.5 ( -18) -6 ( -19) -2 ( -7) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) -1 ( -3) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23) -7 ( -23)   -48 ( -13)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +0h 52' +1h 24' +1h 50' +1h 44' +2h 42' +1h 58' +2h 05' +1h 00' +1h 48' +1h 50' +1h 26' -0h 03'   +1h 33'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -2h 50' -1h 46' -0h 19' +1h 13' +2h 31' +3h 10' +2h 53' +1h 46' +0h 16' -1h 15' -2h 33' -3h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -21.9 -3.3 +18.3 +41.6 +50.2 +50.2 +50 +41.7 +19 -3.8 -22 -29.1   +15.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -64 -70 -73 -70 -61 -50 -35 -26 -40 -61 -66 -63   -56.6
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21.1 (-38) -24.4 (-44) -23.6 (-42) -17.3 (-31) -5.6 (-10) +3.3 (+6) +8.1 (+15) +9.8 (+18) +5.2 (+9) -6.9 (-12) -17.1 (-31) -19.5 (-35) -9.1 (-16)

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