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Tamale vs Macapa Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Macapa, Brazil is approximately 5,649 km or 3,510 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Macapa bearing 77.8° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 82.3° or E .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Macapa has a tropical monsoonal climate (Am).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Macapa is in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 1.4 °C (2.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.3 °C (5.9°F) more in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to extremely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1481.5 mm (58.3 in) less which is equivalent to 1481.5 l/m² (36.36 US gal/ft²) or 14,815,000 l/ha (1,583,822 US gal/ac) less. About 3/7 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0.9° lower in Tamale than in Macapa.
  • Relative humidity levels are 36.3% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.2°C (16.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +6 (+10) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) -1 (-1) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -1 (-1) +3 (+5) +4 (+6) +3 (+5)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +4 (+8) +5 (+10) +4 (+7) +3 (+5) +1 (+1) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -2 (-3) -1 (-2) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) +1 (+2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (-5) 0 (0) +2 (+3) +2 (+3) +1 (+1) 0 (0) -1 (-2) -1 (-2) -1 (-3) -2 (-3) -2 (-3) -3 (-6) -1 (-1)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -296 (-12) -335 (-13) -359 (-14) -296 (-12) -240 (-9) -74 (-3) -43 (-2) +100 (+4) +188 (+7) +57 (+2) -44 (-2) -140 (-5) -1482 (-58)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 28' -0h 18' -0h 03' +0h 12' +0h 25' +0h 32' +0h 29' +0h 18' +0h 02' -0h 12' -0h 26' -0h 32'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -9.4 -9.2 -7.5 +9.4 +9.4 +9.4 +9.3 +9.3 -7.2 -9 -9.3 -9.3   -0.9
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -67 -66 -57 -43 -34 -23 -19 -12 -7 -18 -37 -53   -36.3
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -21.7 (-39) -18.1 (-33) -11.7 (-21) -6.8 (-12) -5.2 (-9) -4.3 (-8) -4.2 (-8) -3.9 (-7) -3 (-5) -5.3 (-10) -9.9 (-18) -16.4 (-30) -9.2 (-17)

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