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Ouagadougou vs Biskra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Biskra, Algeria is approximately 2,601 km or 1,616 mi.
  • To reach Ouagadougou in this distance one would set out from Biskra bearing 198.1° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Ouagadougou bearing 195.1° or SSW .
  • Ouagadougou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Biskra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Ouagadougou is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Biskra is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 7 °C (12.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.4 °C (24.1°F) less in Ouagadougou. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 762.4 mm (30 in) more which is equivalent to 762.4 l/m² (18.71 US gal/ft²) or 7,624,000 l/ha (815,056 US gal/ac) more. About 6 2/3 as much.
  • There are 311 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Ouagadougou. In whichever way circa 0h 50' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.6° higher in Ouagadougou than in Biskra.
  • Relative humidity levels are 9.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2°C (3.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +13 (+23) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) -6 (-11) -8 (-14) -1 (-2) +8 (+14) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +8 (+15)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +15 (+27) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +7 (+13) +0 (+0) -5 (-9) -6 (-11) -1 (-1) +7 (+12) +13 (+23) +14 (+24) +7 (+12)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +11 (+20) +12 (+22) +12 (+22) +7 (+13) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +10 (+18) +10 (+18) +6 (+11)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -12 (0) -7 (0) +1 (+0) +6 (+0) +70 (+3) +116 (+5) +201 (+8) +274 (+11) +121 (+5) +17 (+1) -18 (-1) -7 (0) +762 (+30)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -4) 0 ( 0) +1 (+3) +5 (+16) +8 (+27) +11 (+35) +13 (+42) +8 (+27) +1 (+3) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -3)   +42 (+11)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 40' +0h 55' +0h 13' -1h 34' -2h 11' -2h 56' -4h 29' -5h 00' -1h 46' +0h 36' +2h 22' +2h 03'   -0h 50'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 24' +0h 52' +0h 09' -0h 36' -1h 15' -1h 34' -1h 26' -0h 52' -0h 08' +0h 37' +1h 16' +1h 34'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22.4 +22.3 +22.3 +22.4 +6.7 +0.3 +6.2 +22 +22.4 +22.3 +22.3 +22.4   +17.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -39 -31 -26 -14 +2 +7 +26 +30 +12 -10 -29 -37   -9.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -4.3 (-8) -0.8 (-1) +1 (+2) +5 (+9) +7.2 (+13) +2.5 (+5) +3.9 (+7) +3.7 (+7) +2.8 (+5) +2.9 (+5) +1.4 (+3) -1.7 (-3) +2 (+4)

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