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Tamale vs Assab Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Assab, Eritrea is approximately 4,767 km or 2,962 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Assab bearing 269.8° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 260.9° or W .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Assab has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • The mean annual temperature is 2.6 °C (4.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.2 °C (5.8°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1050.9 mm (41.4 in) more which is equivalent to 1050.9 l/m² (25.79 US gal/ft²) or 10,509,000 l/ha (1,123,482 US gal/ac) more. About 27 7/8 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.1° higher in Tamale than in Assab.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +3 (+6) +3 (+5) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -9 (-16) -7 (-12) -4 (-8) 0 (-1) +1 (+1) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +0 (+0) +5 (+0) +46 (+2) +84 (+3) +110 (+4) +146 (+6) +135 (+5) +195 (+8) +230 (+9) +91 (+4) +10 (+0) -2 (0) +1051 (+41)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 11' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 10' -0h 12' -0h 11' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 10' +0h 12'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +3.7 +3.6 +3.6 -1.3 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -1.4 +3.5 +3.6 +3.6 +3.7   +1.1

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