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Gao vs Paramaribo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Gao, Mali and Paramaribo, Suriname is approximately 6,107 km or 3,795 mi.
  • To reach Gao in this distance one would set out from Paramaribo bearing 74.2° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Gao bearing 85.7° or E .
  • Gao has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh) whereas Paramaribo has a tropical rainforest climate (Af).
  • Gao is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome whereas Paramaribo is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 2.5 °C (4.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 9.3 °C (16.7°F) more in Gao. The continentality subtype is truly oceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 2021.4 mm (79.6 in) less which is equivalent to 2021.4 l/m² (49.61 US gal/ft²) or 20,214,000 l/ha (2,161,011 US gal/ac) less. About 0 as much.
  • There are 843 more hours of sunlight per year in Gao. In whichever way circa 2h 18' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 3.2° lower in Gao than in Paramaribo.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Gao relative to Paramaribo. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Paramaribo 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) +10 (+17) +13 (+23) +12 (+21) +8 (+14) +5 (+9) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) 3 (+5) 0 (+1) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) +2 (+4) +5 (+10) +8 (+15) +8 (+15) +6 (+10) +3 (+5) +3 (+6) +3 (+6) 0 (-1) -3 (-6) +2 (+5)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (-15) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) -4 (-7) -7 (-13) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -193 (-8) -150 (-6) -162 (-6) -229 (-9) -315 (-12) -281 (-11) -169 (-7) -98 (-4) -58 (-2) -83 (-3) -109 (-4) -174 (-7) -2021 (-80)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -21.5 ( -69) -17.5 ( -62) -18.5 ( -60) -19.5 ( -65) -25 ( -81) -23 ( -77) -16 ( -52) -9 ( -29) -5 ( -17) -11 ( -35) -15 ( -50) -22 ( -71)   -203 ( -56)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 50' +3h 38' +3h 05' +3h 28' +4h 11' +2h 34' +1h 32' -0h 05' -0h 08' +0h 27' +2h 08' +3h 03'   +2h 18'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 33' -0h 20' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 29' +0h 37' +0h 33' +0h 20' +0h 03' -0h 14' -0h 29' -0h 37'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -10.4 -10.4 -10.2 +1.8 +10.4 +10.4 +10.2 +1.9 -10.1 -10.2 -10.3 -10.4   -3.2

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