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Ouagadougou vs Cologne Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Cologne, Germany is approximately 4,362 km or 2,711 mi.
  • To reach Ouagadougou in this distance one would set out from Cologne bearing 193.2° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Ouagadougou bearing 188.4° or S .
  • Ouagadougou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Cologne has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • Ouagadougou is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Cologne is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 18 °C (32.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 8.5 °C (15.3°F) less in Ouagadougou. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 189 mm (7.4 in) more which is equivalent to 189 l/m² (4.64 US gal/ft²) or 1,890,000 l/ha (202,054 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • There are 1579 more hours of sunlight per year in Ouagadougou. In whichever way circa 4h 19' more per day or about 2 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 33.7° higher in Ouagadougou than in Cologne.
  • Relative humidity levels are 37.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.3°C (9.6°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +28 (+50) +31 (+56) +29 (+52) +24 (+43) +19 (+34) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +7 (+13) +12 (+22) +20 (+36) +27 (+49) +29 (+52) +21 (+37)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +22 (+40) +26 (+46) +25 (+45) +23 (+41) +18 (+32) +13 (+23) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +23 (+41) +23 (+41) +18 (+32)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+29) +20 (+36) +21 (+38) +21 (+38) +17 (+31) +12 (+22) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +18 (+32) +16 (+29) +15 (+28)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -56 (-2) -49 (-2) -27 (-1) -36 (-1) +28 (+1) +43 (+2) +137 (+5) +197 (+8) +86 (+3) -21 (-1) -58 (-2) -55 (-2) +189 (+7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -18 ( -58) -14 ( -50) -11 ( -35) -14 ( -47) -7 ( -23) -4 ( -13) -3 ( -10) 0 ( 0) -4 ( -13) -12 ( -39) -17 ( -57) -16 ( -52)   -120 ( -33)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +7h 30' +6h 24' +5h 17' +2h 40' +1h 54' +1h 36' +1h 42' +0h 21' +2h 28' +6h 11' +7h 52' +8h 00'   +4h 19'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +3h 06' +1h 53' +0h 20' -1h 17' -2h 44' -3h 30' -3h 09' -1h 53' -0h 17' +1h 20' +2h 46' +3h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +38.5 +38.4 +38.5 +38.5 +22.8 +16.4 +22.4 +38.1 +38.5 +38.4 +38.4 +38.5   +33.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -62 -60 -54 -41 -27 -20 -9 -7 -16 -36 -53 -60   -37.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.1 (0) +2.9 (+5) +3.6 (+6) +7 (+13) +8.7 (+16) +6.3 (+11) +6.4 (+12) +5.6 (+10) +7.7 (+14) +7.3 (+13) +5.9 (+11) +2.4 (+4) +5.3 (+10)

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