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Tamale vs Kosti Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Kosti, Sudan is approximately 3,679 km or 2,286 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Kosti bearing 267.1° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 260.3° or W .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Kosti has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Kosti is in or near the tropical thorn woodland biome.
  • The mean temperature is 0.7 °C (1.2°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.6 °C (6.5°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 738.9 mm (29.1 in) more which is equivalent to 738.9 l/m² (18.13 US gal/ft²) or 7,389,000 l/ha (789,933 US gal/ac) more. About 3 1/9 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 1.2° higher in Tamale than in Kosti.
  • Relative humidity levels are 1.7% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 0.6°C (1.1°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+6) +4 (+7) +2 (+3) -2 (-4) -4 (-8) -5 (-9) -3 (-5) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +12 (+0) +48 (+2) +87 (+3) +99 (+4) +103 (+4) +44 (+2) +79 (+3) +169 (+7) +81 (+3) +12 (+0) +3 (+0) +739 (+29)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 11' +0h 07' +0h 01' -0h 05' -0h 10' -0h 13' -0h 12' -0h 07' -0h 01' +0h 05' +0h 10' +0h 13'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +3.7 +3.7 +3.7 -1.2 -3.7 -3.7 -3.7 -1.4 +3.6 +3.7 +3.7 +3.8   +1.2
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -20 -11 +2 +20 +20 +15 +3 -2 +3 +6 -2 -14   +1.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -7.6 (-14) -2.7 (-5) +2.3 (+4) +7 (+13) +3.5 (+6) -0.1 (0) -1.8 (-3) -3 (-5) -1.1 (-2) -0.3 (-1) +0 (+0) -3.6 (-6) -0.6 (-1)

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