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Tamale vs Maputo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Tamale, Ghana and Maputo, Mozambique is approximately 5,340 km or 3,318 mi.
  • To reach Tamale in this distance one would set out from Maputo bearing 313° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Tamale bearing 318.2° or NW .
  • Both have a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Tamale is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Maputo is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 4.9 °C (8.8°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1 °C (1.8°F) less in Tamale. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic for both.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 321 mm (12.6 in) more which is equivalent to 321 l/m² (7.88 US gal/ft²) or 3,210,000 l/ha (343,170 US gal/ac) more. About 1 3/7 as much.
  • There are 27 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Tamale. In whichever way circa 0h 04' less per day or about 1 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 10.4° higher in Tamale than in Maputo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 16.6% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.5°C (2.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+9) +7 (+13) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) +3 (+5) +4 (+7) +7 (+13) +5 (+9) +5 (+10)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +2 (+3) +4 (+7) +6 (+10) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +8 (+14) +7 (+12) +5 (+9) +5 (+8) +4 (+7) +5 (+8) +2 (+4) +5 (+9)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (-4) +1 (+2) +4 (+7) +6 (+11) +8 (+14) +9 (+16) +8 (+14) +7 (+13) +6 (+11) +4 (+7) +2 (+4) -1 (-2) +4 (+8)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -126 (-5) -112 (-4) -49 (-2) +24 (+1) +84 (+3) +119 (+5) +129 (+5) +185 (+7) +193 (+8) +46 (+2) -72 (-3) -100 (-4) +321 (+13)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) -8 ( -26) -7 ( -25) -5 ( -16) +1 (+3) +7 (+23) +10 (+33) +11 (+35) +13 (+42) +15 (+50) +6 (+19) -6 ( -20) -7 ( -23)   +30 (+8)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day +1h 23' +0h 59' +0h 48' -0h 00' -0h 09' -1h 08' -2h 42' -3h 38' -2h 14' +1h 38' +2h 50' +1h 25'   -0h 04'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 54' -1h 11' -0h 13' +0h 49' +1h 41' +2h 07' +1h 56' +1h 11' +0h 11' -0h 51' -1h 43' -2h 07'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day () -22.8 -4.5 +16.9 +35.3 +35.3 +35.3 +35.3 +35.3 +17.6 -4.9 -22.8 -30.3   +10.4
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -46 -45 -35 -18 -6 +4 +7 +9 +6 -9 -28 -39   -16.7
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature C & (F) -17.1 (-31) -13.9 (-25) -6.8 (-12) +0.3 (+1) +5.4 (+10) +8.1 (+15) +7.9 (+14) +6.9 (+12) +5.7 (+10) +1.5 (+3) -4.3 (-8) -11.8 (-21) -1.5 (-3)

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