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Ouagadougou vs Gafsa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Gafsa, Tunisia is approximately 2,667 km or 1,657 mi.
  • To reach Ouagadougou in this distance one would set out from Gafsa bearing 205.5° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Ouagadougou bearing 201.4° or SSW .
  • Ouagadougou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Gafsa has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Ouagadougou is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Gafsa is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 10 °C (17.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 11.5 °C (20.7°F) less in Ouagadougou. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to semicontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 703.5 mm (27.7 in) more which is equivalent to 703.5 l/m² (17.27 US gal/ft²) or 7,035,000 l/ha (752,088 US gal/ac) more. About 4 5/8 as much.
  • There are 225 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Ouagadougou. In whichever way circa 0h 36' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 17.2° higher in Ouagadougou than in Gafsa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 18.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2°C (3.7°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+33) +20 (+36) +20 (+37) +15 (+28) +9 (+17) +2 (+4) -4 (-7) -5 (-9) +0 (+1) +9 (+17) +16 (+29) +20 (+35) +10 (+18)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +15 (+27) +17 (+31) +18 (+32) +15 (+28) +10 (+19) +4 (+7) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) +2 (+4) +9 (+17) +15 (+27) +16 (+29) +10 (+18)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +12 (+21) +15 (+26) +15 (+28) +15 (+28) +11 (+20) +5 (+10) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) +4 (+8) +9 (+16) +14 (+24) +12 (+22) +10 (+17)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -23 (-1) -15 (-1) -11 (0) +4 (+0) +70 (+3) +113 (+4) +202 (+8) +272 (+11) +122 (+5) +12 (+0) -16 (-1) -27 (-1) +704 (+28)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -4 ( -13) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +8 (+27) +10 (+32) +13 (+42) +7 (+23) -1 ( -3) -2 ( -7) -2 ( -6)   +27 (+7)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +2h 07' +1h 07' +0h 42' -0h 22' -1h 54' -1h 56' -4h 38' -5h 40' -2h 10' +1h 15' +1h 56' +2h 17'   -0h 36'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 23' +0h 51' +0h 09' -0h 35' -1h 13' -1h 32' -1h 24' -0h 51' -0h 08' +0h 36' +1h 14' +1h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +22 +21.9 +21.9 +22 +6.3 -0.1 +5.9 +21.6 +22 +21.9 +21.9 +22   +17.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -46 -42 -38 -27 -12 +2 +19 +19 +5 -17 -35 -45   -18.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -3.7 (-7) -1.2 (-2) +0.2 (+0) +3.6 (+6) +5.3 (+10) +4.2 (+8) +4.9 (+9) +3.3 (+6) +3.4 (+6) +3.4 (+6) +2.2 (+4) -1.1 (-2) +2 (+4)

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