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Tamale vs Dongola Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Dongola, Sudan is approximately 3,542 km or 2,201 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Dongola bearing 256.6° or WSW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 248.7° or WSW .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Dongola has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Dongola is in or near the tropical desert biome.
  • The average temperature is 0.6 °C (1.1°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 10.9 °C (19.6°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1072.2 mm (42.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1072.2 l/m² (26.31 US gal/ft²) or 10,722,000 l/ha (1,146,253 US gal/ac) more. About 63 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 4.1° higher in Tamale than in Dongola.
  • Relative humidity levels are 21.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.1°C (16.5°F) higher.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) +-4 (-7) -8 (-14) -12 (-22) -12 (-22) -13 (-23) -11 (-20) -7 (-13) +2 (+4) +6 (+11) +-4 (-6)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +10 (+19) +7 (+13) +2 (+3) -3 (-6) -7 (-13) -8 (-14) -8 (-14) -6 (-11) -2 (-4) +5 (+9) +8 (+15) +1 (+1)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +13 (+23) +11 (+20) +6 (+11) +1 (+2) -2 (-4) -3 (-5) -4 (-7) -3 (-5) +1 (+2) +6 (+11) +9 (+16) +4 (+7)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +12 (+0) +48 (+2) +88 (+3) +112 (+4) +146 (+6) +137 (+5) +195 (+8) +223 (+9) +92 (+4) +14 (+1) +3 (+0) +1072 (+42)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +0.5 (+2) +4 (+13) +7 (+23) +10 (+32) +11.5 (+38) +12 (+39) +13 (+42) +18.5 (+62) +11.5 (+37) +1.5 (+5) +1 (+3)   +91.5 (+25)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 31' +0h 19' +0h 03' -0h 13' -0h 28' -0h 35' -0h 32' -0h 19' -0h 03' +0h 14' +0h 28' +0h 35'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +9.7 +9.7 +9.7 +4.8 -9.5 -9.7 -9.1 +4.4 +9.6 +9.6 +9.6 +9.8   +4.1
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -16 -9 +8 +25 +36 +46 +45 +47 +48 +32 +7 -9   +21.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -0.2 (0) +3.7 (+7) +10.4 (+19) +13 (+23) +14 (+25) +13.9 (+25) +10.9 (+20) +10.5 (+19) +12.7 (+23) +10.5 (+19) +7.3 (+13) +3 (+5) +9.1 (+16)

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