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Ouagadougou vs Parakou Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and Parakou, Benin is approximately 561 km or 349 mi.
  • To reach Ouagadougou in this distance one would set out from Parakou bearing 306.8° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Ouagadougou bearing 306.1° or NW .
  • 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 Parakou is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 2.1 °C (3.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.1 °C (5.6°F) more in Ouagadougou. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 252 mm (9.9 in) less which is equivalent to 252 l/m² (6.18 US gal/ft²) or 2,520,000 l/ha (269,405 US gal/ac) less. About 7/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.9° lower in Ouagadougou than in Parakou.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (-2) 1 (+2) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +5 (+9) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +2 (+4) 1 (+3) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) 0 (0) +2 (+3) +4 (+6) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +2 (+3) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) 0 (0) +2 (+4)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) -1 (-2) +0 (+0) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) -2 (-3) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -4 (0) -7 (0) -26 (-1) -70 (-3) -48 (-2) -50 (-2) +13 (+1) +71 (+3) -62 (-2) -58 (-2) -5 (0) -7 (0) -252 (-10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 09' -0h 05' -0h 01' +0h 04' +0h 08' +0h 10' +0h 09' +0h 05' +0h 00' -0h 04' -0h 08' -0h 10'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -3 -3 -3 +2.1 +3 +3 +3 +2 -2.9 -2.9 -3 -3   -0.9

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