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Ouagadougou vs Sal Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Sal, Cape Verde is approximately 2,356 km or 1,464 mi.
  • To reach Ouagadougou in this distance one would set out from Sal bearing 99.1° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Ouagadougou bearing 104.5° or ESE .
  • Ouagadougou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Sal has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean annual temperature is 5.3 °C (9.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 2.5 °C (4.5°F) more in Ouagadougou. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 827.5 mm (32.6 in) more which is equivalent to 827.5 l/m² (20.31 US gal/ft²) or 8,275,000 l/ha (884,652 US gal/ac) more. About 13 as much.
  • There are 479 more hours of sunlight per year in Ouagadougou. In whichever way circa 1h 18' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.8° higher in Ouagadougou than in Sal.
  • Relative humidity levels are 34.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.6°C (11.9°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +9 (+16) +13 (+23) +16 (+29) +15 (+27) +13 (+23) +10 (+18) +6 (+11) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +9 (+17)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +7 (+13) +10 (+18) +11 (+19) +10 (+17) +7 (+12) +3 (+6) +1 (+1) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) +3 (+6) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) +2 (+4) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) 0 (0) 0 (0) -3 (-5) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -5 (0) -2 (0) +12 (+0) +16 (+1) +83 (+3) +122 (+5) +202 (+8) +266 (+10) +110 (+4) +27 (+1) -2 (0) -2 (0) +828 (+33)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) +1 (+4) +2 (+6) +3 (+10) +6 (+19) +9 (+30) +10 (+32) +12 (+39) +6 (+20) +2 (+6) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0)   +50 (+14)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 42' +1h 31' +0h 54' -0h 12' +0h 25' +0h 42' +1h 54' +0h 17' +0h 08' +1h 42' +2h 22' +3h 13'   +1h 18'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 14' +0h 08' +0h 01' -0h 06' -0h 12' -0h 16' -0h 14' -0h 09' -0h 01' +0h 06' +0h 12' +0h 16'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +4.4 +4.3 +4.3 +4.3 -4.3 -4.4 -4.2 +4 +4.4 +4.4 +4.4 +4.4   +1.8
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -51 -52 -51 -43 -33 -26 -13 -8 -17 -31 -43 -48   -34.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -16.2 (-29) -12.9 (-23) -10.3 (-19) -4.8 (-9) -0.7 (-1) -0.6 (-1) +0.1 (+0) -1.3 (-2) -3.2 (-6) -5.8 (-10) -9.6 (-17) -13.9 (-25) -6.6 (-12)

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