Vs > Lusaka
Burkina Faso flag

Ouagadougou vs Lusaka Climate & Distance Between

Zambia flag
  • The distance between Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Lusaka, Zambia is approximately 4,519 km or 2,808 mi.
  • To reach Ouagadougou in this distance one would set out from Lusaka bearing 311.4° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Ouagadougou bearing 312.3° or NW .
  • Ouagadougou has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Lusaka has a humid subtropical climate with dry winters (Cwa).
  • Ouagadougou is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Lusaka is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 8.9 °C (15.9°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.2 °C (2.2°F) less in Ouagadougou. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 181.1 mm (7.1 in) less which is equivalent to 181.1 l/m² (4.44 US gal/ft²) or 1,811,000 l/ha (193,608 US gal/ac) less. About 5/6 as much.
  • There are 195 more hours of sunlight per year in Ouagadougou. In whichever way circa 0h 33' more per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 2.1° higher in Ouagadougou than in Lusaka.
  • Relative humidity levels are 23.1% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.1°C (0.2°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +11 (+20) +11 (+20) +13 (+24) +14 (+25) +13 (+24) +11 (+19) +6 (+11) +3 (+6) +5 (+8) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +9 (+16)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +8 (+14) +11 (+19) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +13 (+24) +13 (+23) +10 (+17) +6 (+11) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +5 (+8) +9 (+16)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) +3 (+6) +7 (+12) +10 (+18) +14 (+25) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +11 (+19) +9 (+15) +4 (+7) +4 (+8) 0 (-1) +7 (+13)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -264 (-10) -234 (-9) -118 (-5) -32 (-1) +79 (+3) +122 (+5) +203 (+8) +280 (+11) +143 (+6) +17 (+1) -101 (-4) -275 (-11) -181 (-7)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -17 ( -55) -15 ( -53) -8 ( -26) +1 (+3) +6 (+19) +9 (+30) +11 (+35) +14 (+45) +10 (+33) +2 (+6) -7 ( -23) -15 ( -48)   -9 ( -3)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +3h 56' +3h 49' +2h 32' -0h 16' -0h 34' -0h 52' -1h 52' -4h 00' -2h 24' +0h 15' +2h 36' +3h 25'   +0h 33'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 26' -0h 54' -0h 09' +0h 37' +1h 17' +1h 36' +1h 27' +0h 54' +0h 08' -0h 38' -1h 17' -1h 36'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -27.1 -17.2 +3.6 +26.8 +27.7 +27.7 +27.7 +26.7 +4.4 -17.4 -26.9 -27.8   +2.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -63 -67 -59 -43 -23 -10 +28 +21 +19 +4 -29 -55   -23.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -18.4 (-33) -15.9 (-29) -11.2 (-20) -3.1 (-6) +6.6 (+12) +9.3 (+17) +20.6 (+37) +14.6 (+26) +11.4 (+21) +5.7 (+10) -4.2 (-8) -14 (-25) +0.1 (+0)

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Ouagadougou vs Lusaka Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Ouagadougou

Climate Guides for Locations near Lusaka


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -