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Gao vs Sao Tome Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Sao Tome, Sao Tome And Principe is approximately 1,916 km or 1,190 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Sao Tome bearing 337.5° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 336.6° or NNW .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Sao Tome has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As).
  • The mean temperature is 4.4 °C (7.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.3 °C (14.9°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 683.4 mm (26.9 in) less which is equivalent to 683.4 l/m² (16.77 US gal/ft²) or 6,834,000 l/ha (730,600 US gal/ac) less. About 2/9 as much.
  • There are 1714 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 4h 41' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.5° lower in Gao than in Sao Tome.
  • Relative humidity levels are 53.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 16.5°C (29.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 1 (+1) 4 (+7) +6 (+11) +11 (+19) +14 (+24) +14 (+24) +11 (+19) +9 (+16) +10 (+17) +10 (+19) +7 (+12) 2 (+4) +8 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -5 (-9) -1 (-1) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +9 (+17) +10 (+18) +9 (+15) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) -2 (-4) +4 (+8)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +2 (+3) +6 (+10) +7 (+13) +6 (+10) +5 (+9) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) -2 (-4) -6 (-11) +1 (+1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -82 (-3) -84 (-3) -132 (-5) -117 (-5) -107 (-4) +6 (+0) +57 (+2) +68 (+3) +10 (+0) -104 (-4) -100 (-4) -98 (-4) -683 (-27)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -7.5 ( -24) -7.5 ( -27) -11.5 ( -37) -10.5 ( -35) -9 ( -29) +1 (+3) +7 (+23) +7 (+23) +1 (+3) -11 ( -35) -11 ( -37) -8 ( -26)   -60 ( -17)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +4h 50' +4h 25' +5h 11' +4h 56' +4h 34' +2h 58' +3h 58' +4h 07' +5h 50' +5h 58' +5h 10' +4h 17'   +4h 41'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 50' -0h 31' -0h 05' +0h 21' +0h 44' +0h 55' +0h 50' +0h 31' +0h 04' -0h 22' -0h 44' -0h 55'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -15.8 -15.6 -14.2 +7.2 +15.8 +15.8 +15.7 +7.4 -14 -15.5 -15.8 -15.9   -3.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -63 -67 -67 -67 -62 -47 -30 -18 -34 -59 -66 -64   -53.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -28.2 (-51) -28.2 (-51) -27.7 (-50) -24.5 (-44) -15.5 (-28) -6.7 (-12) -0.9 (-2) +1.8 (+3) -3.2 (-6) -14.8 (-27) -23.9 (-43) -26 (-47) -16.5 (-30)

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