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Ouagadougou vs Grand Rapids, Michigan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Grand Rapids, Michigan, Usa is approximately 8,592 km or 5,339 mi.
  • To reach Ouagadougou in this distance one would set out from Grand Rapids, Michigan bearing 84.9° or E and follow the great circles arc to approach Ouagadougou bearing 131.7° or SE .
  • Ouagadougou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan has a hot summer continental climate with no dry season (Dfa).
  • Ouagadougou is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Grand Rapids, Michigan is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 20.3 °C (36.5°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.7 °C (35.5°F) less in Ouagadougou. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 18.5 mm (0.7 in) less which is equivalent to 18.5 l/m² (0.45 US gal/ft²) or 185,000 l/ha (19,778 US gal/ac) less. About 1 as much.
  • There are 706 more hours of sunlight per year in Ouagadougou. In whichever way circa 1h 56' more per day or about 1 1/3 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 25.7° higher in Ouagadougou than in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 22.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 10.6°C (19.1°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +35 (+62) +37 (+67) +34 (+61) +25 (+46) +17 (+31) +10 (+18) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +10 (+18) +20 (+35) +28 (+51) +34 (+62) +22 (+39)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +30 (+54) +33 (+60) +30 (+55) +25 (+44) +18 (+32) +11 (+19) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +11 (+21) +19 (+35) +26 (+46) +29 (+52) +20 (+37)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +26 (+46) +29 (+52) +27 (+48) +24 (+43) +18 (+33) +11 (+20) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +13 (+24) +19 (+34) +23 (+41) +23 (+42) +19 (+34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -47 (-2) -34 (-1) -54 (-2) -70 (-3) +4 (+0) +29 (+1) +122 (+5) +189 (+7) +36 (+1) -38 (-2) -83 (-3) -72 (-3) -18 (-1)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -15 ( -48) -11 ( -39) -11 ( -35) -9 ( -30) -7 ( -23) -1 ( -3) +3 (+10) +5 (+16) 0 ( 0) -6 ( -19) -11 ( -37) -13 ( -42)   -76 ( -21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +6h 23' +4h 50' +3h 17' +1h 50' -0h 21' -2h 16' -3h 19' -3h 32' -0h 18' +3h 21' +6h 40' +6h 48'   +1h 56'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 07' +1h 18' +0h 14' -0h 54' -1h 52' -2h 23' -2h 09' -1h 18' -0h 12' +0h 56' +1h 54' +2h 23'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +30.4 +30.2 +30.3 +30.4 +14.7 +8.3 +14.3 +30.1 +30.6 +30.4 +30.4 +30.5   +25.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -57 -52 -43 -26 -13 -5 +12 +15 +5 -12 -39 -52   -22.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) +8.4 (+15) +11.3 (+20) +10.3 (+19) +12.4 (+22) +11.9 (+21) +8.2 (+15) +8.9 (+16) +9.3 (+17) +11.9 (+21) +14.1 (+25) +11.3 (+20) +9.4 (+17) +10.6 (+19)

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