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Tamale vs Biskra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Biskra, Algeria is approximately 2,902 km or 1,803 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Biskra bearing 195° or SSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 192.4° or SSW .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Biskra has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Biskra is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 6.1 °C (11°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.9 °C (28.6°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 955.4 mm (37.6 in) more which is equivalent to 955.4 l/m² (23.45 US gal/ft²) or 9,554,000 l/ha (1,021,386 US gal/ac) more. About 8 as much.
  • There are 619 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Tamale. In whichever way circa 1h 40' less per day or about 4/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 18.5° higher in Tamale than in Biskra.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 4.4°C (7.9°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +18 (+32) +18 (+32) +15 (+27) +9 (+16) +2 (+4) -4 (-7) -9 (-16) -10 (-18) -3 (-5) +5 (+9) +14 (+25) +18 (+32) +6 (+11)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +16 (+28) +16 (+29) +15 (+26) +10 (+18) +4 (+8) -3 (-5) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -2 (-4) +5 (+8) +12 (+22) +15 (+27) +6 (+11)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +14 (+25) +11 (+20) +5 (+9) 0 (0) -4 (-7) -4 (-7) 0 (0) +5 (+9) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +6 (+12)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -8 (0) +3 (+0) +36 (+1) +78 (+3) +99 (+4) +140 (+6) +140 (+6) +192 (+8) +208 (+8) +76 (+3) -5 (0) -4 (0) +955 (+38)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -1 ( -3) -1 ( -4) +2 (+6) +5 (+17) +9 (+29) +11 (+37) +13 (+42) +14 (+45) +17 (+57) +9 (+29) 0 ( 0) -1 ( -3)   +77 (+21)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 19' +0h 25' -0h 46' -2h 16' -2h 42' -3h 54' -6h 15' -6h 13' -3h 30' -0h 13' +2h 24' +1h 32'   -1h 40'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +1h 34' +0h 58' +0h 10' -0h 40' -1h 23' -1h 45' -1h 35' -0h 58' -0h 09' +0h 41' +1h 24' +1h 45'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +25.3 +25.2 +25.2 +20.4 +3.8 -2.6 +3.3 +20.1 +25.2 +25.2 +25.2 +25.4   +18.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -39 -29 -15 +4 +16 +21 +30 +32 +21 +3 -20 -33   -0.8
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -2 (-4) +1.8 (+3) +7.1 (+13) +10.5 (+19) +9.3 (+17) +3.8 (+7) +3.1 (+6) +3.2 (+6) +3.7 (+7) +5.2 (+9) +4.9 (+9) +1.9 (+3) +4.4 (+8)

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