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Tamale vs Malakal Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Malakal, Sudan is approximately 3,567 km or 2,216 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Malakal bearing 272.5° or W and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 267° or W .
  • Tamale has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw) whereas Malakal has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Malakal is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 0.2 °C (0.3°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 0.3 °C (0.5°F) more in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 358.4 mm (14.1 in) more which is equivalent to 358.4 l/m² (8.8 US gal/ft²) or 3,584,000 l/ha (383,153 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/2 as much.
  • There are 75 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Tamale. In whichever way circa 0h 12' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 0° higher in Tamale than in Malakal.
  • Relative humidity levels are 7% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 2.4°C (4.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +-1 (-2) +0 (0) +-2 (-4) -3 (-5) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) -2 (-4) -2 (-4) -1 (-2) +0 (0) +0 (0) -1 (-2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+1) +2 (+3) +0 (+0) -2 (-3) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-1) -1 (-2) -1 (-1) +1 (+2) +1 (+1) 0 (0)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +1 (+2) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) 0 (0) +1 (+2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) +2 (+4) +2 (+4) +1 (+2)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +4 (+0) +12 (+0) +41 (+2) +68 (+3) +26 (+1) +43 (+2) -5 (0) +35 (+1) +107 (+4) +16 (+1) +9 (+0) +3 (+0) +358 (+14)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +1 (+3) +1 (+4) +3 (+10) +3 (+10) +1 (+3) +2 (+7) -3 ( -10) -2 ( -6) +6 (+20) +4 (+13) +1 (+3) +1 (+3)   +18 (+5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -1h 19' -0h 46' -0h 50' -0h 28' +0h 11' +1h 52' +0h 32' -0h 54' -0h 32' +1h 07' -0h 04' -1h 17'   -0h 12'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' -0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00' +0h 00'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () +0.1 +0.1 +0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 +0.1 +0.1 +0.1 +0.2   +0
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -11 -4 +2 +6 -5 -7 -12 -11 -9 -15 -10 -8   -7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -5.9 (-11) -1.3 (-2) +1.1 (+2) +0.8 (+1) -2.1 (-4) -2.3 (-4) -3.2 (-6) -3.2 (-6) -2.8 (-5) -4.4 (-8) -2.6 (-5) -3.2 (-6) -2.4 (-4)

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