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Ouagadougou vs Atbara Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Atbara, Sudan is approximately 3,851 km or 2,393 mi.
  • To reach Ouagadougou in this distance one would set out from Atbara bearing 266.2° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Ouagadougou bearing 256.7° or WSW .
  • Ouagadougou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Atbara has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Ouagadougou is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Atbara is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.2 °C (2.1°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 5.4 °C (9.7°F) less in Ouagadougou. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 837.1 mm (33 in) more which is equivalent to 837.1 l/m² (20.54 US gal/ft²) or 8,371,000 l/ha (894,915 US gal/ac) more. About 15 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.4° higher in Ouagadougou than in Atbara.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.4% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.3°C (4.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) -2 (-4) -6 (-10) -6 (-11) -7 (-13) -7 (-12) -3 (-6) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) -1 (-2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +0 (+0) +2 (+0) +13 (+1) +16 (+1) +80 (+3) +121 (+5) +184 (+7) +253 (+10) +137 (+5) +31 (+1) +1 (+0) +0 (+0) +837 (+33)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 17' +0h 11' +0h 02' -0h 07' -0h 15' -0h 19' -0h 17' -0h 11' -0h 01' +0h 07' +0h 15' +0h 19'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +5.4 +5.3 +5.3 +5.3 -5.3 -5.4 -5.1 +4.9 +5.3 +5.3 +5.3 +5.3   +2.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -17 -9 -2 +8 +20 +27 +30 +31 +30 +15 -5 -15   +9.4
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -6.8 (-12) -1.4 (-3) +1.9 (+3) +6.2 (+11) +8.7 (+16) +7.6 (+14) +5 (+9) +3.5 (+6) +4.8 (+9) +3.7 (+7) -0.9 (-2) -5.1 (-9) +2.3 (+4)

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