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Gao vs Port Sudan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Port Sudan, Sudan is approximately 3,952 km or 2,456 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Port Sudan bearing 270.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 258.9° or W .
  • Both have a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Port Sudan is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.5 °C (2.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.8 °C (1.4°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 112.5 mm (4.4 in) more which is equivalent to 112.5 l/m² (2.76 US gal/ft²) or 1,125,000 l/ha (120,270 US gal/ac) more. About 2 1/2 as much.
  • There are 68 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 0h 11' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.9° higher in Gao than in Port Sudan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 40.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16°C (28.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 4 (+7) +7 (+12) +8 (+15) +10 (+17) +8 (+14) +3 (+5) -2 (-4) -4 (-7) 1 (+1) +5 (+10) +5 (+8) 2 (+4) +4 (+7)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 0 (-1) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) -2 (-3) -4 (-6) 0 (0) +3 (+5) +0 (+1) -1 (-2) +2 (+3)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (-8) -2 (-3) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) -1 (-2) -3 (-6) -1 (-1) 0 (0) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -7 (0) -1 (0) -1 (0) +1 (+0) +5 (+0) +22 (+1) +53 (+2) +68 (+3) +28 (+1) -10 (0) -35 (-1) -10 (0) +113 (+4)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1.5 ( -5) -0.5 ( -2) +0.5 (+2) +0.5 (+2) 0 ( 0) +4 (+13) +8 (+26) +9 (+29) +7 (+23) 0 ( 0) -6 ( -20) -4 ( -13)   +17 (+5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 23' +1h 39' +0h 50' -0h 52' -1h 11' -1h 20' -0h 30' -1h 05' -0h 48' -0h 21' +1h 26' +2h 07'   +0h 11'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 11' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 04' -0h 10' -0h 12' -0h 11' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 10' +0h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +3.3 +3.3 +3.4 +3.4 -3 -3.3 -2.7 +3.2 +3.3 +3.2 +3.3 +3.3   +1.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -54 -59 -60 -55 -41 -23 -9 +2 -20 -52 -59 -56   -40.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21.7 (-39) -23.5 (-42) -24.6 (-44) -22.2 (-40) -13.6 (-24) -7.2 (-13) -4.6 (-8) -2.6 (-5) -6.6 (-12) -17.4 (-31) -24.6 (-44) -23 (-41) -16 (-29)

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