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Ouagadougou vs Kankan Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Kankan, Guinea is approximately 876 km or 544 mi.
  • To reach Ouagadougou in this distance one would set out from Kankan bearing 74.8° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Ouagadougou bearing 76.3° or ENE .
  • Both have a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Ouagadougou is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Kankan is in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 2.3 °C (4.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.7 °C (3.1°F) more in Ouagadougou. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 575.2 mm (22.6 in) less which is equivalent to 575.2 l/m² (14.12 US gal/ft²) or 5,752,000 l/ha (614,927 US gal/ac) less. About 3/5 as much.
  • There are 337 more hours of sunlight per year in Ouagadougou. In whichever way circa 0h 55' more per day or about 1 1/8 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.6° lower in Ouagadougou than in Kankan.
  • Relative humidity levels are 20.5% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 5.4°C (9.8°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-4 (-6) +-1 (-2) +1 (+2) +0 (+0) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) +-1 (-1) +-1 (-1) +1 (+2) +1 (+2) +0 (0) +0 (+0)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +0 (+0) +2 (+4) +2 (+3) +2 (+4) +4 (+7) +4 (+6) +3 (+5) +1 (+3) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +7 (+12) +6 (+11) +6 (+10) +6 (+12) +5 (+9) +4 (+7) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +8 (+15) +6 (+11) +5 (+10)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -2 (0) +1 (+0) -11 (0) -51 (-2) -51 (-2) -82 (-3) -59 (-2) -42 (-2) -160 (-6) -98 (-4) -19 (-1) -1 (0) -575 (-23)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -0.5 ( -2) -1 ( -4) -2 ( -6) -3 ( -10) -5 ( -16) -9 ( -30) -10 ( -32) -9 ( -29) -14 ( -47) -13 ( -42) -4 ( -13) 0 ( 0)   -70.5 ( -19)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -0h 17' +0h 02' +0h 38' +0h 46' +1h 05' +0h 52' +2h 01' +0h 58' +1h 00' +1h 46' +1h 16' +0h 50'   +0h 55'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 06' -0h 03' -0h 00' +0h 02' +0h 05' +0h 07' +0h 06' +0h 03' +0h 00' -0h 02' -0h 05' -0h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -2 -2 -2 +1.1 +2 +2 +2 +1 -1.9 -1.9 -2 -2   -0.6
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -19 -16 -18 -21 -23 -24 -15 -12 -17 -31 -27 -23   -20.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -9.6 (-17) -6.9 (-12) -8 (-14) -6.6 (-12) -3.9 (-7) -3.1 (-6) -1 (-2) -1.3 (-2) -2.2 (-4) -6.1 (-11) -8.1 (-15) -8.2 (-15) -5.4 (-10)

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